Thanks for confirming my fear. Let's hope hope that IE10 and the others (Safrai and Chrome) implement this feature.
--- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "Francis Hemsher" <fhemsher@...> wrote:
> --- "AndrewB" <a.j.brasher@> wrote:
> > Am I making a mistake in my coding, or is Firefox the only browser which
> > will load <defs> from external files?
> > The ability to refer to one set of icon definitions from many SVG files
> > is really useful, so I am hoping it's my coding which is at fault!
> Hi Andrew,
> Both Firefox and Opera currently support this very important feature.
> As you pointed out, svg libraries will be messy to access without this feature.
> Hopefully, IE10 will also include it(I sent a bug report).