a couple of weeks ago i learned: inkscape - combine svg elements into combined path, and would now like to do it programmatically.
my document has
<use /> elements, which in inkscape 1.x show path entities with the path tool, so, i figured i'd first try and just coerce the use into a path:
if el.TAG == 'use': self.svg.replace(el, el.to_path_element())
but inside of elements.py, on the to_path_element call, it throws with
AttributeError: Can't find attribute Use.path.
ideas on how to convert
<use /> to