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Re: Embedding SVG - need help

From: Jeff Schiller <codedread@gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 14 Sep 2010 11:12:03 -0700
Message-ID: <AANLkTimr+8tf2-F6++ARv8aOHy=JE=eYGyv5hNdMZGEd@mail.gmail.com>
To: Doug Schepers <schepers@w3.org>
Cc: www-svg <www-svg@w3.org>
Argh,

http://codedread.com/browser-tests/svg-image/html.html

Sorry!

Jeff

On Tue, Sep 14, 2010 at 11:08 AM, Doug Schepers <schepers@w3.org> wrote:

> Hi, Jeff-
>
> Jeff Schiller wrote (on 9/14/10 1:39 PM):
>
>
>> Can the SVG WG provide what the reference rendering should be for each
>> of the cases at the following test:
>>
>> http://codedread.com/browser-tests/images/html.html
>>
>
> I'm getting a 404 for everything under http://codedread.com/browser-tests/
>
>
>  There might already be a test case out there somewhere (I dimly recall
>> Doug had a page?)
>>
>
> There's the SVG Integration spec:
>  http://dev.w3.org/SVG/modules/integration/SVGIntegration.html
>
> I've got a few actions to follow up on from the last SVG WG F2F, and as
> soon as I update the draft, we will be pushing for a First Public Working
> Draft on the spec.  It should answer some of the questions I anticipate you
> have.
>
>
>
>  In the latest IE9 Preview, oddly I didn't see anything for
>> <object>/<embed> columns until I scroll the page (then the 'missing
>> file' indication goes away and the SVG is displayed).  Maybe someone
>> knows why?  Also, the <iframe> cases have a white background unlike
>> other browsers.
>>
>
> The Integration spec doesn't (yet) include information about backgrounds or
> pointer events, but it will soon.  The scrolling thing would be odd, and
> certainly a bug.  In general, IE9preview seems to perform pretty well with
> the simple examples in SVG Integration.  I guess we need more tests.
>
>
>
>  Opera shows scrollbars in some contexts, but not others.
>>
>
> I've seen that for all the browsers, in some contexts.
>
>
>  I think WebKit is the worst offender, since it has two major bugs that I
>> know of that affect the results:
>>   - annoying non-transparent background in object/iframe/embed (bug
>> #10687 <https://bugs.webkit.org/show_bug.cgi?id=10687>)
>>
>>   - improper sizing of the SVG in an <img> when <svg>'s width and
>> height are in percentages
>>
>> Some browsers display scrollbars in some cases and others don't.
>>
>> At the moment only one out of 16 squares in this grid displays reliably
>> across all modern browsers (<img> with <svg> explicit width, height and
>> viewBox).
>>
>
> I hope that with a judicious combination of normative wording, informative
> references to other specs (HTML & CSS), filing of bugs, and general raising
> of awareness, we can get all these problems solved. Thanks for cataloging
> these issues, I hope you can help us drive them forward.
>
> Regards-
> -Doug Schepers
> W3C Team Contact, SVG and WebApps WGs
>
Received on Tuesday, 14 September 2010 18:12:51 GMT

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