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Re: SVGT 1.2: SVGMatrix gratuitously incompatible with SVG 1.1 version

From: Robin Berjon <robin.berjon@expway.fr>
Date: Tue, 9 May 2006 14:10:09 +0200
Message-Id: <75CDEFC4-8582-4CBC-AFCB-80707F399D17@expway.fr>
Cc: www-svg@w3c.org
To: Maciej Stachowiak <mjs@apple.com>

Hi Maciej,

On Dec 28, 2005, at 23:13, Maciej Stachowiak wrote:
> This means you need to write totally different code for matrix  
> manipulation in SVG 1.1 Full DOM vs. SVG 1.2 Tiny uDOM. Is there a  
> deep reason for these differences? Why not stick with a compatible  
> subset of the 1.1 SVG DOM?

As explained in previous responses, it is highly unfortunate that  
coordination with the JSR 226 EG failed to reconcile these, but the  
SVG WG is committed to being compatible with JSR-226 and will  
therefore not change the specification on this point.

Thank you very much for your comments, please let us know shortly if  
these do not address your concerns,

Robin Berjon
    Senior Research Scientist
    Expway, http://expway.com/
Received on Tuesday, 9 May 2006 12:10:04 UTC

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