Re: Palm Pre (WebOS) supporting SVG?
- --- In firstname.lastname@example.org, Bradley Neuberg <bradneuberg@...> wrote:
>I agree, it's a shame. I think the only thing to do is march onward with solving the desktop solution and get people using SVG there across all desktop browsers.
> I've noticed a disturbing trend where the mobile folks (Android and
> now WebOS) trim out the Webkit SVG implementation, perhaps to save
> space (I believe it takes around 200K). That's too bad.
The fact that the iPhone and Opera have SVG built-in is a great boon, so if enough compelling content is there, I think market pressure will convince Google and Palm to turn it on.
- Thanks for your comments, Jeff. I found that this is a problem in Chrome
too, and that the inference that it is a webkit bug is supported by
which bug is bafflingly labelled "unconfirmed", having been reported in
I am going to try the chromium-browser on my 32-bit Ubuntu box and see
what webkit does there.
Regards to all,