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RE: embed svg in html

From: <ronan@roasp.com>
Date: Fri, 12 Oct 2001 16:29:52 +0200
To: "Tobias Reif" <tobiasreif@pinkjuice.com>, <www-svg@w3.org>
Message-ID: <EMENJCDHGFFGOCDJOBLMCEADCGAA.ronan@roasp.com>
Hmmm. i think i've been having a different discussion than you. I was in an
html frame of mind.
Apologies for the confusion.



?-----Original Message-----
?From: www-svg-request@w3.org [mailto:www-svg-request@w3.org]On Behalf Of
?Tobias Reif
?Sent: Friday, October 12, 2001 4:07 PM
?To: www-svg@w3.org
?Subject: Re: embed svg in html
?
?
?ronan@roasp.com wrote:
?
? > Embed does work on IE 5.5 and NS 4.7 for sure
?
?Read again; that's what I said.
?
? > Did not work on 4.7 when I used that.
?
?This
?
?http://www.pinkjuice.com/temp/SVG/embed.xhtml
?
?didn't work with your NN4.7?
?
?I works in my 4.73 on WinMe.
?
?What's you OS and exact NN version? What was the result of entering the
?URL? (viewing locally may be problematic, since the MIMEtype is missing
?then)
?
? > See http://roasp.com/svg/index2.html which I have tested using both.
?
?No problem with that.
?
?But I was talking about valid XML documents.
?
? > Here is the embed tag used in that page:
? >
? >  <EMBED SRC="images/header.svg"
? > 		NAME="SVG1" width="760" height="100"
? > 		TYPE="image/svg-xml"
? > 		PLUGINSPAGE="http://www.adobe.com/svg/viewer/install/">
?
?
?All atrribute and element names in XHTML are lowercase; all valid XHTML
?documents have an XML prolog and a doctype declaration; all all tags are
?closed (by itself, or by a closing tag); ...
?
?Tobi
?
?
? > ?
? > ?Michael Bierman wrote:
? > ?
? > ?> While the Object tag is the more standards compliant
?approach, not all
? > ?> browsers support it correctly. Therefore, I generally recommend using
? > ?> the embed tags. You will have fewer problems with embed than
?Object at
? > ?> this point in time.
? > ?
? > ?
? > ?Yep.
? > ?
? > ?Embed is no HTML/XHTML element;
? > ?object works in NN6.1, but not in IE5.5 and NN4.7.
? > ?
? > ?If you need/want to author valid XML compliant files, and need/want to
? > ?cater older buggy browsers, check the source of
? > ?
? > ?http://www.pinkjuice.com/temp/SVG/embed.xhtml
? > ?
? > ?for an example of how to.
? > ?
? > ?Tobi
?
?
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