Re: Toolbar icons

Hi Rick

An SVG file is an image in itself. There is nothing to stop browsers
generating an appropriate thumbnail if it gets bookmarked.  Personally I
don't agree that SVG really needs a favicon or thumbnail feature.


On 7 August 2013 05:49, Rick <> wrote:

> Hello all.
> Is it not possible to add a toolbar icon (favicon) to an svg document
> without wrapping it in HTML or XHTML?  I can't find a way to do it that
> works.
> If I'm wrong, please correct me.
> If not, is this something we could add to SVG?   Favicons are a wonderful
> way to bookmark documents on a toolbar. For SVG to have to live in a
> wrapper for this seems a bit primitive.
> Implementation should be a breeze.
> --
> *Once ... in the wilds of Afghanistan, I lost my corkscrew, and we were
> forced to live on nothing but food and water for days.
>         -- W. C. Fields*

Received on Wednesday, 7 August 2013 02:34:51 UTC