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  • Lance Dyas
    Apr 4, 2001
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      I almost used it till I realized i could do what minimal I
      needed with dynamic html, wheeew close call. Yep a dead horse,
      SVG being obvious for the long haul and for far more purposes
      than minimal.

      errr.. ok did that make sense?

      Mike Kidson wrote:
      >
      > Is anyone here using VML? Or do you know of anyone who uses
      > VML?
      >
      > If so, what for, and how?
      >
      > Mike Kidson
      >
      > To: "'svg-developers@yahoogroups.com'"
      > <svg-developers@yahoogroups.com>
      > From: "Duncanson, Ian (Ex AS01)"
      > <ian.duncanson@...>
      > Date sent: Wed, 4 Apr 2001 08:53:37 +1000
      > Send reply to: svg-developers@yahoogroups.com
      > Subject: RE: [svg-developers] Re: ie6 & standards
      >
      > > VML is not "part" of IE5 - it is a rendering behavior. An SVG
      > rendering
      > > behavior could be developed in exactly the same way that Microsoft
      > developed
      > > a rendering behavior for VML.
      > >
      > > Ian
      > >
      > > -----Original Message-----
      > > From: Dylan [mailto:dylans@...]
      > > Sent: Wednesday, April 04, 2001 12:25 AM
      > > To: svg-developers@yahoogroups.com
      > > Subject: [svg-developers] Re: ie6 & standards
      > >
      > >
      > > --- In svg-developers@y..., goessner@m... wrote:
      > > > i want to link the community to this article about new ie6 and web
      >
      > > > standards ..
      > > > http://msdn.microsoft.com/voices/dude03262001.asp
      > > >
      > > > i consider remarkable here, what dave massy says:
      > > >
      > > > "Microsoft follows the philosophy that this content is
      > > > not applicable to everyone and could be a heavy burden to pay
      > every
      > > > time you fired up your Web browser. Microsoft therefore provides
      > the
      > > > hooks through the component technology of Behaviors introduced in
      > > > Internet Explorer 5 so others can supply this functionality. This
      > > > allows specialists in this area to supply a Math rendering
      > component
      > > > that integrates very tightly with an HTML document."
      > >
      > > I would think that since Microsoft considered VML important enough
      > to
      > > include in IE5, that adding SVG to the browser would not be
      > considered
      > > bloat.
      > >
      > > -Dylan Schiemann
      > >
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