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Re: IMG tag

From: Jon Barnett <jonbarnett@gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 15 Jan 2008 15:32:43 -0600
Message-ID: <bde87dd20801151332v702364bdi841dc1dd21239b25@mail.gmail.com>
To: Wesley.Upchurch@semcoinc.com
Cc: public-html@w3.org

On Jan 15, 2008 9:33 AM,  <Wesley.Upchurch@semcoinc.com> wrote:
> Thoughts on the IMG tag:
> Because the draft says there still needs to be discussion on this: [Should
> we restrict the URI to pointing to an image? What's an image? Is PDF an
> image? (Safari supports PDFs in <img> elements.) How about SVG? (Opera
> supports those). WMFs? XPMs? HTML?] ....

My thought is that an image is anything with an image/* MIME type,
which would include SVG, but not PDF, though I can see the case for

Jon Barnett
Received on Tuesday, 15 January 2008 21:32:48 UTC

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