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Re: Forcing browsers to render SVG in text/html context

From: Robin Berjon <robin@berjon.com>
Date: Thu, 23 Jul 2009 17:04:09 +0200
Cc: www-svg WG <www-svg@w3.org>, svg-developers@yahoogroups.com
Message-Id: <ECDEB952-D452-4E01-8927-1CFF0B1D8B7B@berjon.com>
To: Helder Magalhães <helder.magalhaes@gmail.com>

On Jul 23, 2009, at 00:18 , Helder Magalhães wrote:
> Regarding the implementation, I've noticed that the approach seems to
> use cloneNode: I recall Holger Will presenting a similar, XSLT-based
> approach a while ago [2] (see "Handle Internet Explorer").

Yes, that's a way of getting XHTML to work in IE — basically the other  
way around (and still using the wrong media type unfortunately). I was  
more interested in looking at how things could work in HTML5.

> Also, in
> the documentation it's stated that "In Internet Explorer it should do
> basically nothing." [3]: I'm getting an error in IE8 [4] (on Windows
> XP SP3)

Hmmm, thanks, I'll fix that. I just gave it a quick spin in IE7 and it  
didn't complain so I didn't look further.

> P.S.: Is 2017 [7] your lucky number? ;-)

No, it's just a random terminator :)

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Received on Thursday, 23 July 2009 15:04:50 UTC

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