How to convert SVG to PNG on a MAC?

This simple command will allow you to generate a PNG of a Font Awesome SVG icon, in the color that you want.

 

Command Breakdown:

gnu-sed is used, instead of OSX sed shipped with the mac.

Add an RGB color fill to the fontawesome svg icon file

  • -i ” — sed edit in place
  • “#2E74B5” — This should be your target fontawesome icon color
This command generates a thumbnail from the fontawesome icon file, named fontawesome.svg.png. The width of the png will be 24 pixels as specified in the command -s 24

 

And to convert the whole directory: use:

 

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