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RE: [SVGMobile12] About vector graphics and other specification

From: Doug Schepers <doug@schepers.cc>
Date: Mon, 19 Sep 2005 19:09:24 -0400
To: <www-svg@w3.org>
Message-Id: <20050919230932.8B47D86245@plunder.dreamhost.com>

Hi, David-

| > IE will not support SVG at all, but plugins take care of that.
| Are they supplied by Windows Update? 
| Really they need to be supplied on the OS CD, but Windows 
| Update may help a bit.  Anything less than that a most 
| business users will have to get their IT department to 
| intervene before they can see the images.

Yes, it's unfortunate that Microsoft doesn't care about supporting
standards. That being said, do you have any power to make them include SVG
support? Can you force them to implement it natively in IE, or distribute a

If not, then I still don't see how this affects your assertion that there
should be an image-only SVG format.


doug . schepers  @ vectoreal.com
www.vectoreal.com ...for scalable solutions.
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