Re: animated .gifs (gif89a)

Walter Ian Kaye (boo@best.com)
Thu, 28 Mar 1996 13:47:38 -0800


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Date: Thu, 28 Mar 1996 13:47:38 -0800
To: www-html@w3.org
From: boo@best.com (Walter Ian Kaye)
Subject: RE: animated .gifs (gif89a)

At 10:20a 03/28/96, Lester Waters wrote:
>IE 2.0 does not support animated GIFs, but it is certainly planned.
>I haven't seen very many animated GIFs (though Intel's web site
>seems to be using them).

And www.cnet.com, www.7up.com, and www.extratv.com (Extra is insane...).
What bugs me about these things is that the URL you're pointing to gets
covered over by the "reading nn%" status message. Also, I'm afraid my hard
disk will wear out from all the accessing! ::grind,grind,grind::
Sure they look cool, but...


-Walter

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