Inkscape has the ability to batch process SVG files without opening up the Graphics User Interface (GUI). The available options can be divided into a few categories: general commands, exporting commands (including printing), and query commands.
Most options have two forms: a short form preceded by one dash and a long form proceeded by two dashes. Some options take parameters that can (usually) either be attached to the option with an ’=’ sign (e.g.,
--export-png=my.png) or separated by a space (e.g.,
Print the help message listing all command-line options with a short description.
Print a list of command-line options showing correct syntax for ...