Re: Overlaying inline images

Chris Lilley, Computer Graphics Unit (
Mon, 21 Nov 1994 21:08:53 +0100

David Koblas said:

> Belive it or
> not it is actually possible to create 24 bit deep images using
> the GIF specification, but that something that no display tool
> will be able to support.

Reminds me of the quote about a dog walking on it's hind legs. The marvel is not
that it does it well, but that it does it at all.

> The GIF89a spec would allows you to do simple animation if you
> wanted...

And xanim would let you replay it (on X workstations running unix).

> ps. I would take TIFF as a native browser image file format, yesterday!

Your vote has been noted ;-)