As an addition I have not seen patterns mentioned. Is anyone working
these? I do a lot of cartography and black and white patterns are pretty
essential for these. Hachure lines, dot densities et cetera. This is
definitely an area in which svg can shine but few programs implement it.
Interesting. I've looked at the SVG spec for patterns, it seems
reasonably do-able. Perhaps you could start working on a collection of
public domain patterns so that we have something to work with when we