[webkit-dev] Remove SVGTests.hasExtension?

Frédéric Wang fwang at igalia.com
Fri Jun 7 11:54:03 PDT 2019

Patch for Firefox was uploaded 4 years ago and they announced plan for
removal at that time. We pinged Mozilla some weeks ago about it, they
landed the patch and announced it:


I didn't check Edge, but Microsoft is migrating to Chromium so that's
not going to be there in future versions.

On 07/06/2019 20:40, Ryosuke Niwa wrote:
> Does Edge support it? When did Firefox remove this feature?
> On Fri, Jun 7, 2019 at 1:55 AM Frédéric Wang <fwang at igalia.com
> <mailto:fwang at igalia.com>> wrote:
>     Hi,
>     4 years ago, the SVG WG resolved to remove SVGTests.hasExtension due to lack of use and being a poor API.
>     It was removed from Chromium at that time and has been removed from Firefox recently.
>     I'm not sure whether the WebKit community is willing to keep that feature. Anyway I opened a bug entry to track possible removal: 
>     https://bugs.webkit.org/show_bug.cgi?id=198652
>     -- 
>     Frédéric Wang
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> - R. Niwa

Frédéric Wang

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