<AWT Dev> Bug Report (Review ID: JI-9024378) - cannot copy to the system clipboard using the mimetype = 'image/svg+xml'

Sergey Bylokhov Sergey.Bylokhov at oracle.com
Sat Sep 19 21:44:29 UTC 2015

HI, Alvin.
Did you check that the bug can be reproduced on the latest version of 
jdk8 or the problem is jdk6 specific?

On 19.09.15 19:56, Alvin Penner wrote:
> This is a duplicate of a bug report originally issued to openjdk as
> JI-9024378, see message below. However, that report appears to have
> gottern lost, so I am re-submitting it here. If I try to create the
> mimetype 'image/svg+xml' on the clipboard, I will instead get the
> mangled mimetype = 'JAVA_DATAFLAVOR:image/svg+xml;
> class=java.io.InputStream'.
> The code for generating the mimetype is SVGCopy.java, attached here.
> The code for verifying the mimetype is the Windows program Clipview.exe,
> available at: http://www.peterbuettner.de/develop/tools/clipview/index.html
> Due to the fact that the mimetype has been mangled, it is not possible
> to paste data of this type into Inkscape : https://inkscape.org/
> My java jdk is: java version "1.6.0_16"
> My system is : Microsoft Windows [Version 6.1.7601]
> Thank you for your consideration
> Alvin Penner
> Inkscape developer : https://launchpad.net/inkscape/+topcontributors
> ............................................................................................................
> At 07:56 AM 9/12/2015, you wrote:
>> Dear Java Developer,
>> Thank you for reporting this issue.
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Best regards, Sergey.

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