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I created a simple diagram with two boxes with text in them and a line connecting them. Exported as SVG. Tried to upload to wikimedia and got this error:

Error creating thumbnail: convert: Non-conforming drawing primitive definition `text-align'.

Here's the diagram.
<mxfile userAgent="Mozilla/5.0 (Windows NT 6.1; WOW64) AppleWebKit/537.36 (KHTML, like Gecko) Chrome/43.0.2357.134 Safari/537.36" type="device"><diagram>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</diagram></mxfile>

and the svg file:

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?>
<!DOCTYPE svg PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD SVG 1.1//EN" "http://www.w3.org/Graphics/SVG/1.1/DTD/svg11.dtd">
<svg xmlns="http://www.w3.org/2000/svg" xmlns:xlink="http://www.w3.org/1999/xlink" width="603px" height="213px" version="1.1"><defs/><g transform="translate(0.5,0.5)"><rect x="1" y="1" width="230" height="210" fill="#ffffff" stroke="#000000" pointer-events="none"/><g transform="translate(86,100)"><switch><foreignObject pointer-events="all" width="60" height="16" requiredFeatures="http://www.w3.org/TR/SVG11/feature#Extensibility"><div xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" style="display: inline-block; font-size: 12px; font-family: Helvetica; color: rgb(0, 0, 0); line-height: 1.2; vertical-align: top; width: 60px; white-space: normal; text-align: center;"><div xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" style="display:inline-block;text-align:inherit;text-decoration:inherit;">Tis a test</div></div></foreignObject><text x="30" y="14" fill="#000000" text-anchor="middle" font-size="12px" font-family="Helvetica">[Not supported by viewer]</text></switch></g><path d="M 511 111 C 487 111 481 131 500.2 135 C 481 143.8 502.6 163 518.2 155 C 529 171 565 171 577 155 C 601 155 601 139 586 131 C 601 115 577 99 556 107 C 541 95 517 95 511 111 Z" fill="#ffffff" stroke="#000000" stroke-miterlimit="10" pointer-events="none"/><path d="M 231 106 L 356 106 L 356 131 L 474.63 131" fill="none" stroke="#000000" stroke-miterlimit="10" pointer-events="none"/><path d="M 479.88 131 L 472.88 134.5 L 474.63 131 L 472.88 127.5 Z" fill="#000000" stroke="#000000" stroke-miterlimit="10" pointer-events="none"/></g></svg>

Hello, Android 4th edition is back from the printers! https://pragprog.com/book/eband4/hello-android

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Do you have an Android blog or news site? Are you interested in reviewing Hello, Android 4th edition? Send me an email with your site address for a review copy. (gmail/ed.burnette)

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Copy editing is done and indexing is done; now the 4th edition is off to the typesetter. https://pragprog.com/book/eband4/hello-android

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Interviewing for SAS Cloud developers now in Cary NC. http://www.sas.com/en_us/careers.html

There's a new edition of Hello, Android in the works. It's been rewritten to cover Android Studio and Android 5. I'm looking for Android community members to read it and supply a praise quote for the front of the book. Email me if you're interested.

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I just pre-ordered a Karma hotspot because I'm frustrated with Time Warner. Use this code to get $10 off (also saves me $10): https://yourkarma.com/invite/ed69486697
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