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From: Jake Voytko (jakevoytko_at_[hidden])
Date: 2007-04-11 23:23:29

I just got the final confirmation that I was accepted into Google's
Summer of Code program, so if you have any final thoughts or
suggestions on this matter, you have a month to get them to me before
I begin all of the grunt work :)

I am doing the project entitled "Visualization of STL Containers and
Arrays", and if you have any feature requests or suggestions, I'd be
interested in hearing them


On 4/7/07, Jake Voytko <jakevoytko_at_[hidden]> wrote:
> Internet Explorer has had issues before with code execution
> vulnerabilities in .png files, which are also built using commands
> instead of dealing with images pixel-by-pixel
> I wouldn't at all be surprised if they are trying to cut down on
> support of command-based file formats to limit the number of attack
> vectors.
> An explanation of IE's support of SVG:
> But Adobe also offers "SVG Viewer", but will remove it from their
> download page on January 1, 2009, (they cite the maturation of the
> market as the reason). There is an already promising alternative
> called Renesis, and with any luck, IE7 will either have support for a
> SVG viewer, or will come packaged with one (there is no shortage of
> people suggesting that to the IE7 team).
> Jake

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