Re: [svg-developers] Answer to Dean Jackson about SVG wishes
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From: "Doug Schepers" <doug@...>
Sent: Thursday, May 27, 2004 9:00 AM
Subject: RE: [svg-developers] Answer to Dean Jackson about SVG wishes
> Hi, Mario-
> Vernari-Corami wrote:
> | Doug, I agree with these axioms,
> I think I used the word "axiom" poorly. What I meant to say was
> presuppositions, preconditions, or project requirements. Not every use of
> SVG falls under the points I outlined. Heck, some people even want to use
> SVG just to show *pictures* (crazy, I know ;)...
I agree 100%....but even an user want to show a simple JPG is an user using
"A coin saved is a coin gained"
> | Probably the engineers and the architects decide to put in the box:
> | - 1000 bricks
> | - 4 cans of tint (white, red, blue, green)
> | - glue
> | etc.
> | Ok, now you know I'm not able to build a home...but don't you
> | think it would be better?
> Yes, I agree, and that's why I think some things should be included as
> features of SVG (such as File Access), so that people can use them if they
> are needed.
I also agree 100%, so (I still don't know the exact contents of 1.2) just
put a basic "FSO-style" instead an hard-dialogue control....
> | Yeah, SVG would be primairly for browsers and related, but
> | why not give SVG as a graphic tech for the OS?
> | So I place my question:
> | - why SVG cannot be a kind of "graphic driver" called from
> | any side...as API, as ActiveX, as plug-in, as whatever you want?
> Do you know about KSVG? It's an project aiming to use SVG as the GUI
> frontend for Linux.
Oh my God,...no I don't know and it happens that I really really must find a
solution to embed graphics in a small PC (PDA-like).
I'd like to use Linux as OS, but I was afraid about ASV...
Your info sounds like an "angel"....thanks a lot!
> | Best regards to you and the entire WG
> | Mario
> Just to be clear, I'm not a member of the SVG WG, I'm just opinionated.
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