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Per the SVG 2 spec, this allows us to use the same marker for the start and end.
Otherwise, we need to create two almost identical markers, one for the start and the other for the end of our path. This bloats the SVG and makes it less maintainable.
Simple test using
orient='auto-start-reverse' (works in Chrome and Firefox): https://codepen.io/AmeliaBR/pen/qjXoQd
Actual result in Edge: doesn’t even degrade nicely, falls back to what it would look like without the
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By the way, orient="auto-start-reverse" also works in WebKit/Safari.
FYI, I’ve added a JS test for support to the pen (linked above), but it’s not ideal. Unfortunately, the SVG DOM interfaces weren’t updated with the new value in SVG 2, so what you’re actually testing is whether the
auto-start-reversevalue in the attribute successfully switched the DOM value to
Changed Steps to Reproduce
- Microsoft Edge Team
Changed Assigned To to “Steven K.”
Changed Status to “External”
Hey Ana, thanks for filing the issue - feature requests are done on our UserVoice page - here is the one for SVG 2. We have a deliverable for this so I have duped it to that.
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