Subject: Re: Flash for *BSD Petition
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.com>
From: Konrad Neuwirth <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 08/18/2004 12:02:52
Ben Collver <email@example.com> writes:
> On Tue, Aug 17, 2004 at 09:42:28AM -0700, Andy Ruhl wrote:
> > On Tue, 17 Aug 2004 09:32:39 -0700, Ben Collver <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> > > Okay, but I'd like people to develop for open standards such as SVG.
> I wouldn't suggest that it would hurt to port it to BSD. However, I
> was being asked to advocate a proprietary standard, and happened to
> mention a similar standard that is both open and portable.
It's open and portable, but not similar. SVG is a vector graphics
format, Flash is an application environment that just happens to be
largely used for animations, but that can also natively interface with