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Re: SVG in text/html

From: Doug Schepers <schepers@w3.org>
Date: Sun, 14 Oct 2007 00:58:36 -0400
Message-ID: <4711A1FC.1040304@w3.org>
To: Sam Ruby <rubys@us.ibm.com>
Cc: Henri Sivonen <hsivonen@iki.fi>, www-svg <www-svg@w3.org>, public-cdf@w3.org, "public-html@w3.org" <public-html@w3.org>

Hi, Sam-

Sam Ruby wrote (on 10/12/2007 3:58 PM):
> Doug, I don't know if you are familiar with my website, but I have been 
> deploying inline SVG on pages for quite some time now.  

Yes, of course I am.  I was very pleased to see the SVG logo turn up 
there, one of the first uses in the wild.  Your blog is always very 
interesting, lots of good experimentation there.

> In any case,
> there are some real issues that need to be worked out.  Examples include 
> what <![CDATA[ ]>> means, and how tags like <script> are handled by SVG 
> unaware browsers.  (Possibly <title> too, but that turns out to be less 
> of an issue).

I'm becoming more aware of those.  I hope none of them are deal-breakers.

> Related:
> http://intertwingly.net/blog/2007/09/11/SVG-on-IE-via-Silverlight-Revisited
> http://intertwingly.net/blog/2007/08/02/HTML5-and-Distributed-Extensibility

I hadn't read that second link... yes, it seems like a good proposal. 
Are there any strong objections to it?

-Doug Schepers
W3C Staff Contact, SVG, CDF, and WebAPI
Received on Sunday, 14 October 2007 04:58:54 UTC

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