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Re: Frames & Font Sizes (was Re: 10.4 Re: Checkpoints 10.4 and 10.5)

From: Terje Bless <link@tss.no>
Date: Sun, 15 Jul 2001 18:59:11 +0200
To: David Woolley <david@djwhome.demon.co.uk>
cc: w3c-wai-ig@w3.org
Message-ID: <20010716021556-r01010700-67e0dc45-0910-010c@192.168.1.6>
On 05.06.01 at 07:55, David Woolley <david@djwhome.demon.co.uk> wrote:

>> We're a bit leery about using GIFs on a commercial website due to the 
>
>I think there is an element of paranoia here.  It's getting too far
>off topic, but there are legal ways of using GIF and other alternatives
>that are better than JPEG.

Since "off-topic" is my middle name... :-)

The point is whether or not the tool you use to encode the GIFs have a
valid UNISYS license; _not_ whether or not the web-site owner/operator
does. The main reason to avoid GIFs is philosophical or political.
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