[whatwg] How to use SVG in HTML5?

Jonathan Share jshare at opera.com
Wed Jan 23 07:22:33 PST 2008

David Gerard wrote:
> On 23/01/2008, James Graham <jg307 at cam.ac.uk> wrote:
>> In browsers which support it <img src="foo.svg"> will work (with certain
>> limitations for security reasons).
> <img src=foo.svg> is just what I was hoping for, thank you :-) Doesn't
> yet seem to work in Safari 3.0.4, SeaMonkey 1.1.7 or Minefield
> (Firefox 3 nightly) 2008012304 on Windows, though. Are there browsers
> it currently does work in?

I believe it works in Opera's preview builds.


First publicly announced on the 12th October

"It is now possible to use an SVG image in an IMG element as well as 
specify one as a background image in CSS"


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