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The SVGUnitTypes interface defines a commonly used set of constants used for reflecting gradientUnits, patternContentUnits and other similar attributes.


Name Value Description
SVG_UNIT_TYPE_UNKNOWN 0 The type is not one of predefined types. It is invalid to attempt to define a new value of this type or to attempt to switch an existing value to this type.
SVG_UNIT_TYPE_USERSPACEONUSE 1 Corresponds to the value userSpaceOnUse.
SVG_UNIT_TYPE_OBJECTBOUNDINGBOX 2 Corresponds to the value objectBoundingBox.


This interface doesn't implement any specific properties.


This interface doesn't implement any specific methods.


Specification Status Comment
Scalable Vector Graphics (SVG) 2
The definition of 'SVGUnitTypes' in that specification.
Candidate Recommendation No change
Scalable Vector Graphics (SVG) 1.1 (Second Edition)
The definition of 'SVGUnitTypes' in that specification.
Recommendation Initial definition

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