On 19 Apr 2006, at 18:03 , bulia byak wrote:
> On 4/19/06, jiho <jo.irisson@...> wrote:
>> my opinion is that users in group 1 and 2 are not the same.
>> - the new comer/unexperienced user expects everything to be embedded
>> and things to work even if he moves things around. this is why I
>> thought that the default should be a self contained file format.
> My opinion is that a new default format is way too much of a change
> for this. What is needed is simply a checkbox "Embed into document" on
> Import dialog, on by default. That will provide the self-containedness
> for most novice users. Changing default from plain text SVG to some
> zipped non-standardized monster sounds like a bad idea.
well I mentioned the self contained format because, from what I
recall of past discussions on the subject, embedding bitmaps directly
into a SVG file seemed to lead to very bad performance. If it is not
the case, then of course keeping the default format a SVG file will
the discussion was "linked vs embeded":
Windows, c'est un peu comme le beaujolais nouveau :
a chaque nouvelle cuvee on sait que ce sera degueulasse,
mais on en prend quand meme par masochisme.