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Re: Debugging SVG (and Firebug)

From: Charles McCathieNevile <chaals@opera.com>
Date: Sat, 22 May 2010 16:12:57 -0300
To: "SVG IG List" <public-svg-ig@w3.org>, "Dailey, David P." <david.dailey@sru.edu>
Message-ID: <op.vc4fnvewwxe0ny@widsith.vexwifi.com.br>
On Sat, 22 May 2010 15:58:40 -0300, Dailey, David P.  
<david.dailey@sru.edu> wrote:

> Some time ago I started this little discussion in the SVG IG wiki:
>
> http://www.w3.org/Graphics/SVG/IG/wiki/Authoring_tools_and_editors

Ah. I didn't look hard enough. Should we keep things in two wikis,  
pointing to each other, or should I move what really amounts to almost no  
content into the SVG-IG wiki?

> It includes a list of features that are probably more broad in scope  
> than the sorts of things you guys are discussing but in might be a good  
> place to consolidate notes??

Yeah. Also, it seems odd not to have a section for WYSIWYG SVG editors,  
since that's a pretty major use case IMHO...

cheers

> HTML-kit now has a nice SVG plugin for those doing SVG/ Javascript.
>
> cheers
> David
>
> ________________________________________
> From: public-svg-ig-request@w3.org [public-svg-ig-request@w3.org] On  
> Behalf Of Charles McCathieNevile [chaals@opera.com]
> Sent: Saturday, May 22, 2010 1:38 PM
> To: SVG IG List
> Subject: Re: Debugging SVG (and Firebug)
>
> On Mon, 03 May 2010 10:47:37 -0300, Doug Schepers <schepers@w3.org>  
> wrote:
>
>> Hi, David-
>>
>> David Storey wrote (on 5/3/10 8:38 AM):
>>> As the product manager of the rival Opera Dragonfly, ... we have some
>>> ideas... The box model view in the layout panel, which is
>>> great for CSS doesn't make so much sense for SVG, as there is no box
>>> model. Other metrics such as the bounding box perhaps make more sense  
>>> to
>>> show there instead.The element highlight could probably be improved in
>>> the same way: see
>>> http://my.opera.com/MacDev_ed/blog/getting-screen-boundingboxes-in-svg
>>> for example.
>
>> Perhaps we should make a wiki page, identifying all the different
>> debuggers and how each of them could improve their SVG support (and what
>> they get right!).
>
> Yeah, it's probably a good idea. http://esw.w3.org/SVG/Debugging
>
> cheers
>
> --
> Charles McCathieNevile  Opera Software, Standards Group
>      je parle français -- hablo español -- jeg lærer norsk
> http://my.opera.com/chaals       Try Opera: http://www.opera.com


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Charles McCathieNevile  Opera Software, Standards Group
     je parle français -- hablo español -- jeg lærer norsk
http://my.opera.com/chaals       Try Opera: http://www.opera.com
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