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Re: dynamically create and insert SVG into an HTML page

From: Chris Lilley <chris@w3.org>
Date: Sat, 24 Jun 2000 00:35:14 +0200
Message-ID: <3953E622.F2ADCD1F@w3.org>
To: Justin Friedl <justin.friedl@aspentech.com>
CC: "'www-svg@w3.org'" <www-svg@w3.org>

Justin Friedl wrote:
> >OK. The weak link here is the traditional, not necessarily well-formed,
> >HTML. Using XML (for example, XHTML) you can then have the SVG as child
> >elements in a single XML parse tree. For that you need an XML browser that
> >can render SVG (for the graphics) and can render text using CSS or XSL FO
> >(for the text).
> Are there any browsers that currently support this?

Not very well, as yet. Its possible to get a build of Mozilla that has
support for inline SVG (and indeed MathML) byut the SVG is limited to
filled polygons and other simple shapes, in solid colors.

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