Re: Images in Horizontal rules......

Arnoud (galactus@stack.urc.tue.nl)
Sat, 22 Jun 1996 19:09:57 +0200


From: galactus@stack.urc.tue.nl (Arnoud "Galactus" Engelfriet)
To: www-html@w3.org
Subject: Re: Images in Horizontal rules......
Date: Sat, 22 Jun 1996 19:09:57 +0200
Message-Id: <ljCzx4uYOFUM089yn@stack.urc.tue.nl>

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In article <199606211730.NAA25263@tir.com>,
"The Boss" <matthew@tir.com> wrote:
> What about specifying "regions" in an image that should be of a fixed 
> length, and those that should be varying?  How would a browser handle an 

Nice idea, but how? Does HTML really need the capability to manipulate
embedded objects?

Besides, judging by the way Netscape mangles images with incorrect
WIDTH and HEIGHT, I doubt it would give you an acceptable result.

> Maybe what would be an idea would be a precentage image like make the 
> image 100% or 80% or you could tell the browser how many pixels 
> across you want the image ruler to be!

By the way, if you resize an imagemap, the mapper program is going to
have a few problems with the pixels the browser inserted to resize the
image to the requested size.

Galactus

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