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Re: Structural GUI language for SVG?

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Mon, 27 Sep 2004 14:50:11 +0000 (UTC)
To: Jonathan Chetwynd <j.chetwynd@btinternet.com>
Cc: www-svg@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.61.0409271449020.29719@dhalsim.dreamhost.com>

On Mon, 27 Sep 2004, Jonathan Chetwynd wrote:
> 
> What's becoming clear to me is that SVG is missing an agreed standard 
> for describing GUI structure such things as 'button' 'breadcrumb' 
> 'navigation' 'style-control' 'illustration' could others add to this 
> list? and comment?

IMHO that's the domain of a semantic language like XHTML (which could, 
through XBL, be implemented using SVG) rather than the domain of SVG 
itself. SVG is, after all, merely a vector graphics language.

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