SVG icon inclusion support

Krzysztof Kosiński at
Sun Jan 26 11:00:09 PST 2014

> Some svg editors, e.g. inkscape, allow to edit svg content directly in text
> format. I guess, icon references could be implemented by some special tag
> (could be compared with doxygen and gtkdoc comments, treated only by doc
> generation utils).
> Did not learn honestly, is it possible in svg, but hope, someone else knowes.
> If not possible, probably it makes sence to push such proposal for svg format.

If I understand that right, you could do this by using the svg:use tag
(known as a "clone" in Inkscape) to refer to an element in an external
document. However, there would be no fallback mechanism as there is
with icons.

Regards, Krzysztof

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