Re: Server-side data conversion and Internet bandwidth (was: Re: Multi column

Kee Hinckley (
Mon, 26 Jun 1995 10:13:27 -0400

At 7:23 PM 6/24/95, Walter Ian Kaye wrote:
> * 8-bit (256 color) images (can link to 24-bit if desired)

Pratically speaking, you haven't got 8 bits, the display wants some. Iff
you make all the images on the page have the same colormap you may be able
to get 7 bits, but 6 is more likely.

Kee Hinckley Utopia Inc. - Cyberspace Architects=81 617/721-6100

I'm not sure which upsets me more: that people are so unwilling to accept
responsibility for their own actions, or that they are so eager to regulate
everyone else's.