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Bug 1683 - Allow SVG uploads on Commons
Allow SVG uploads on Commons
Status: RESOLVED FIXED
Product: Wikimedia
Classification: Unclassified
General/Unknown (Other open bugs)
unspecified
All All
: Normal enhancement with 1 vote (vote)
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Assigned To: Nobody - You can work on this!
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: 3217 (view as bug list)
Depends on: 898
Blocks:
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Reported: 2005-03-10 19:17 UTC by Jeff Bonham
Modified: 2005-09-12 22:22 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

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Description Jeff Bonham 2005-03-10 19:17:51 UTC
SVG is an open data format for representing vector images.  It does not have  
mainstream rendering support in web browsers, but should be enabled for upload on  
commons in order to store the SVG source files for many PNG images. 
 
Related to bug 667.
Comment 1 Brion Vibber 2005-03-10 22:22:48 UTC
SVG, like HTML, supports dynamic scripting. Common plug-ins allow executing 
JavaScript in the browser context. SVG is disabled pending a safety filter.
Comment 2 Ævar Arnfjörð Bjarmason 2005-05-14 17:04:56 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 898 ***
Comment 3 Zigger 2005-08-22 01:01:15 UTC
*** Bug 3217 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Comment 4 Josh Cogliati 2005-08-22 03:07:44 UTC
Links to various discussions is at <a
href="http://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/SVG_image_support">Meta SVG image support</a>
Comment 5 Josh Cogliati 2005-08-22 03:29:52 UTC
There is a SVG sanitizer available at
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/User:Aarchiba/SVG_sanitizer but, Brion says that it
is insufficient but has not looked at the new version uploaded in late March
that fixes the event hooks.

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