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Re: <script> elements running only once

From: Cameron McCormack <cam@mcc.id.au>
Date: Mon, 9 Jun 2008 17:58:40 +1000
To: public-svg-wg@w3.org
Message-ID: <20080609075840.GC22719@arc.mcc.id.au>

Hi Doug.

Doug Schepers:
> I think aligning is a good idea.  I recall the discussion behind this,  
> and I thought we had pretty good rationales, but there may be good  
> reasons to change it.
> On the other hand, perhaps we should also raise the issue with the HTML  
> WG... it might be that the behavior we prescribe actually fits better  
> (or equally well) with what existing content expects.  How about  
> Safari/WebKit and IE... how do they behave?

Latest WebKit and Renesis 0.7 don’t execute <svg:script> elements
inserted into a document at all.  I don’t have ASV installed to test.
IE, well, it doesn’t implement SVG. :)

I don’t know whether much/any existing SVG content relies on the
HTML-style <script> vs. the SVG Tiny 1.2-style handling.

Cameron McCormack ≝ http://mcc.id.au/
Received on Monday, 9 June 2008 07:59:16 UTC

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