Re: backgrounds

On 30 Aug 96 at 11:44, Douglas Rand wrote:

> Grzegorz Staniak wrote:
> >...
> > I was soooooo disappointed when I tried that and discovered that
> > neither NN 3.0 or IE 3.0 can do it... I mean that's ignoring a
> > market. Somebody, talk to NCC/MS, quick!
> It'd be nice,  but do have any idea of how compute intensive 
> it would be?  To do a credible job,  the browser would have to
> render to an off-screen area,  and it would then need to overlay
> all the other graphics.  So it would need to redraw the entire page
> and then blit it onscreen about 30 times a second.  Am I the only one
> who sees a problem with this?
> Doug

Am I the only one who was not exactly deadly serious answering the 
initial question? :)