Vector Images and the SVGL stack

Richmond richmondmathewson at
Sat Nov 7 11:41:09 EST 2015

On 07/11/15 05:01, Alejandro Tejada wrote:
> Hi All,
> Just an update. I am building and testing a new parser (or importer)
> for SVG files based in SVGL and new scripts to import gradients
> that I used in the attached livecode stack inside a zip file.
> This new svg parser (not available yet) will be more flexible
> about the expected SVG structure. After analizing and testing
> many SVG files generated by different applications, I noticed
> that a better strategy is to parse and validate whole tags,
> before creating graphics in the stack:
> <Start Tag>
> ... followed by unpredictable/correct/wrong
> ... content that needs validation...
> </End Tag> or maybe just this closing mark />
> In the attached zip file, that you could download from:
> I have included 4 small svg files with the stack
> inside the Zip file. Import these small svg files
> in first place.
> Have a nice weekend!
> Al
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This is really super work: Mark Waddingham and Co. should "sit up and 
take notice".

Frankly, in the light of the fact that Alejandro can do this 
single-handedly I cannot help wondering
why the LiveCode team seem to be having some sort of "problem" vis-a-vis 
SVG and the IDE right now.


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