What are SM Maps¶
A map is a simple SVG file. This means that you can easily modify it to match the real building structure or the room layout.
The only requirements is that each computer is a
rect with the following
properties are set:
id: the hostname of the computer. (e.g.
Create or edit a map¶
Although not required,
inkscape is recommended to design a map.
demo.svg map is provided. It is recommended to edit it rather than
creating a map from scratch.
Add a computer¶
Copying an existing computer with
inkscape will provide every properties
You may resize it if required.
Resize and export¶
If your map renders properly only on
viewBox might be invalid.
inkscape provides a way to export your work so that it fills the whole space
available. To do so, you have to export it using
Save As >
Optimized SVG and
This will automatically resize the viewbox and provide a much more readable
(and shorted) output.
While this is great for production, the contributed maps MUST be on a format
easily editable. It does not matter if the
viewBox is wrong as it will be
exported later for production.
Every maps (including
demo_optimized.svg) are available on our