[IE11] SVG Fragment downloaded for every image - by KyleMit

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ID 1088029 Comments
Status Closed Workarounds
Type Bug Repros 1
Opened 1/14/2015 2:05:16 PM
Access Restriction Public


When loading a page with multiple svg images, that differ only by the fragment id at the end, the browser should make a single GET request for all images.

This is a popular technique called SVG Stacks which was first widely publicized by on [http://simurai.com/](http://simurai.com/blog/2012/04/02/svg-stacks/)

Here's an example:

    <img src="stack.svg#circ"  />
    <img src="stack.svg#rect"   />

Here's a demo page:


This emerged out of a discussion on StackOverflow here:


Fragment ID's are part of the SVG spec here:

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Posted by Microsoft on 4/4/2016 at 2:59 PM
We've moved! This issue is now being tracked at https://developer.microsoft.com/microsoft-edge/platform/issues/2204740/
Posted by asamuzaK.jp on 1/17/2016 at 12:07 AM
Edge is also downloading SVG Fragment every time.
Posted by Microsoft on 3/30/2015 at 10:38 AM
Thank you for your feedback. We will be investigating this issue further.

Best regards,
The Internet Explorer Team