Re: overlay an svg on top of an iframe?
- --- In firstname.lastname@example.org, Ronan Oger <ronan@r...> wrote:
> Has anyone on this group given any thought to overlaying an svgimage on top
> of an iframe? Is there any browser implementation that enables this?Firefox 1.5 and Opera 9 preview certainly allow that. Simple test case
with an XHTML document containing an iframe loading a map from Google
and using CSS to position a div with an SVG graphics on top of the iframe:
It doesn't work out with Opera 8 I think as there iframes always sit
on top of normal HTML contents.
> I am wondering if it is possible to overlay svg widgets on top ofthe contents
> of an iframe containing a maps.google.com map or similar fun things.Doesn't Google provide an API to use its maps so that you do not even
need an iframe with a document from the google domain?
Jim has played with that and even hacked it for Firefox to use Firefox
's native SVG implementation: