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Robin Berjon writes:
> Yes, I know that but I was thinking more of graphical capacities
> and the such. SVG does not endeavour to be a complete programming
> language, something which I often hear perceived as an advantage
> (eg it won't send your printer into an infinite loop).
Because Postscript is a procedural language, there's inevitably going
to be something you can do with it that you cannot do as efficiently
(or at all) with a declarative language. Whatever that something is,
I doubt it's worth the complexity tradeoff, but all the same, don't be
surprised when someone pulls it out.
All the best,
David Megginson, email@example.com, http://www.megginson.com/