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Re: SVG - A thought

From: <AndrewWatt2001@aol.com>
Date: Fri, 28 Dec 2001 05:33:38 EST
Message-ID: <51.1694ace1.295da482@aol.com>
To: www-svg@w3.org
In a message dated 28/12/01 09:10:53 GMT Standard Time, ewexler@stickdog.com 
writes:


> Andrew Watt wrote:
> 
> > Last time I checked out XML+CSS it wasn't possible to use 
> CSS2 to display
> > an image together with XML. Has that gap now been filled?
> 
> Last time I checked, XML was, from the start and all by 
> itself, capable of referencing images:
> 
> <!DOCTYPE doc [
> <!NOTATION image-type SYSTEM "image-type-definition">
> <!ENTITY some-image SYSTEM "image-location" NDATA 
> image-type>
> <!ELEMENT doc (#PCDATA)>
> ]>
> <doc>&some-image;</doc>
> 
> Whether and how the image displays is left to the application.  I 
> do not see why CSS would affect that.

Etan,

It does seem to undermine the notion of separating content and presentation a 
little, don't you think?

Andrew Watt
Received on Friday, 28 December 2001 05:33:43 GMT

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