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rel and absolute.

From: <DPawson@rnib.org.uk>
Date: Tue, 9 Apr 2002 14:33:04 +0100
Message-ID: <9B66BBD37D5DD411B8CE00508B69700F024A740F@PBOROLOCAL>
To: www-svg@w3.org
I'm working with a map generated by Coraldraw 10.
All the paths are given in relative form, and I need 
to convert to absolute for local use.

I'm getting confused with the quadratic bezier form.

<path  d="M 10 10 l 10,10  c 0,20   40,0   0,-20" style='stroke:black;
fill:none'/>
 <path d="M 10 10 L 20,20  C 20,40  60,40  60,20"
       style="stroke: red; fill:none"/>

I thought (yes I know:-) that the above were equivalent.
Neither batik nor Adobe agree with me <grin/>.

If I change the c and C to l and L then they overlap.
Is there something special about the endpoint of the bezier?
I.e. its always absolute?

Regards DaveP

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