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Re: supporting graphics in HTML

From: Peter Sheerin <pete@petesguide.com>
Date: Fri, 31 May 2002 11:51:44 -0700
Message-ID: <004a01c208d4$36df7ba0$8810960a@cadpkslaptop>
To: "Philip TAYLOR [PC87S/O-XP]" <P.Taylor@rhul.ac.uk>, "Erich Reto Iseli" <erich.iseli@iseli.org>
Cc: <www-html@w3.org>

Not that strange; the  .htm and .html extensions on w3.org are both served with the ISO-Latin1 character set, while .htm8 is served as UTF-8, which all the others redirect you to, as you can see with this HTTP viewer:

http://www.delorie.com/web/headers.cgi?url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.w3.org%2FGraphics%2FSVG%2FOverview.html


 
> > No, HTML cannot do this. However there is SVG (Scalable vector graphics)
> > http://www.w3.org/Graphics/SVG/Overview.htm8 (weird that "8" at the end
> > of the URL, but it's correct) 
> 
> The whole naming convention there is weird : enter anything
> from 
> 
> http://www.w3.org/Graphics/SVG/
> http://www.w3.org/Graphics/SVG/Overview
> http://www.w3.org/Graphics/SVG/Overview.htm
> http://www.w3.org/Graphics/SVG/Ovwerview.html
> 
> and you still end up at 
> 
> http://www.w3.org/Graphics/SVG/Overview.htm8
Received on Friday, 31 May 2002 14:53:11 GMT

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