Please add the diagram source code to SVG file like it is done for PNG files

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asked Mar 27, 2017 in Closed feature request by PeterBakker (350 points)
PlantUML adds metadata, the parsed code, to PNG files.

Please provide this feature also for SVG files.

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answered Mar 27, 2017 by plantuml (183,480 points)
selected Mar 29, 2017 by PeterBakker
 
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It was added as a comment in the SVG file (using <!-- and --!>)

This should be OK in last beta
https://www.dropbox.com/s/koo42q3d9gxw288/plantuml.jar?dl=0
Tell us if it's what you are expecting !

commented Mar 29, 2017 by PeterBakker (350 points)
Thanks, it works as expected :-)
commented Apr 3, 2017 by adrian (170 points)
SVG seems to support this: https://www.w3.org/TR/SVG/extend.html#ForeignNamespaces

This is much better than comments since it can be red by other tools.


Thank you.
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