On Thu, 2004-02-05 at 13:53, Alan Horkan wrote:
Sounds like you should look at SMIL!
SMIL is certainly the right tool in the long run.
SVG includes a subset of SMIL for animation purposes; most of the
discussion about animation has been about implementing that portion of
Also I'm not sure if they are more than just defacto standards
is already SVGZ (Gzip Compressed SVG) and the openoffice file formats use
Zip compressed XML so I'd be extremely surprised if there wasn't some
packaged and Compressed version of SMIL.
(for what it's worth zip = jar)
We should probably look at how much we can/want to interoperate with
If Inkscape does as previously discussed move to using libgsf working
a collection of archived xml files shouldn't be too difficult.