BUG: SVG <metadata> namespaces

When parsing an SVG document that includes a metadata element, if that
element has a namespace that is not supported by Amaya (e.g. RDF) it stops

Example file: http://jigteam.w3.org/2001/08/imagePictures/001.svg

This is blocking some work I am trying to do on accessibility, and is anyway
an important SVG accessibility feature. I think that the spec allows the
browser to just ignore the children of the metadata element and still


Charles McCN

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W3C Web Accessibility Initiative     http://www.w3.org/WAI    fax: +1 617 258 5999
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Received on Friday, 24 August 2001 08:37:16 UTC