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Bug 12623 - serve SVG where supported by UA, not PNG
serve SVG where supported by UA, not PNG
Status: RESOLVED DUPLICATE of bug 3593
Product: Datasets
Classification: Unclassified
General/Unknown (Other open bugs)
unspecified
All All
: Normal normal (vote)
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Assigned To: Brion Vibber
http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Cat...
: accessibility
Depends on:
Blocks:
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Reported: 2008-01-14 12:26 UTC by jonathan chetwynd
Modified: 2011-11-29 03:20 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

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Assignee Huggle Beta Tester: ---


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Description jonathan chetwynd 2008-01-14 12:26:17 UTC
much of the benefit of SVG is being lost when served as PNG graphics.

many User Agents or browsers such as Opera, Mozilla, Safari-webkit and Batik natively support scaleable vector graphics.
wikipedia serves SVG images such as:
http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/5/50/Weather-icons.svg

iirc page requests from UAs include a reference to SVG support in the header?
could this bug be marked with keyword 'easy'?

apologies if this is a dupe
Comment 1 Brion Vibber 2008-01-14 23:53:40 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 3593 ***

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