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Re: SVG as Widget Icon

From: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@MIT.EDU>
Date: Thu, 29 Jan 2009 16:42:45 -0500
Message-ID: <498222D5.7010906@mit.edu>
To: Marcos Caceres <marcosscaceres@gmail.com>
CC: Doug Schepers <schepers@w3.org>, public-webapps <public-webapps@w3.org>

Marcos Caceres wrote:
>> I'm not sure I agree.  I think for security reasons, we should tell
>> implementors how to treat SVG icons (no script, no interactivity).  They
>> won't have to strip down the SVG viewer, just set up constraints (which
>> they need to do anyway).
> Ok, I tend to agree with you that this may be what needs to happen.
> However, I think this was what Boris was saying we should try to
> avoid. Boris, any thoughts? comments?

Treating svg icons in widgets in the same mode as <img> pointing to SVG 
sounds great to me.

Received on Thursday, 29 January 2009 21:43:29 UTC

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