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Re: SVG in text/html

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Wed, 16 Apr 2008 05:48:22 +0000 (UTC)
To: Dana Lee Ling <dleeling@comfsm.fm>
Cc: public-html@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.62.0804160546570.29828@hixie.dreamhostps.com>

On Wed, 16 Apr 2008, Dana Lee Ling wrote:
> > 
> > since no implementation supports SVG in text/html.
> 
> Maciej and Andrew both assert the above. I am only an end user, so I 
> suppose I am misunderstanding the issue, but I have found that Amaya 10 
> renders SVG in text/html. Is Amaya 10 not an implementation? Why can 
> Amaya 10 accomplish this, both with and without namespaces as seen in 
> the pseudo-test case 
> http://www.comfsm.fm/~dleeling/physci/ps81/svg-in-html5.html

Because it can't be used to browse the Web. See, e.g., the result of 
browsing this page (which works fine in, e.g., IE7) in Amaya:

   http://www.cocopahrv.com/map.html

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