[tex-live] tldoc

Sebastian Rahtz sebastian.rahtz@computing-services.oxford.ac.uk
Sun, 19 May 2002 19:24:25 +0100

On Sun, May 19, 2002 at 02:00:51PM +0200, Kaja Christiansen wrote:

> It makes a lot of sense to me to have  *one* version of current/final
> TL image on tug.org. Besides, if several people use 'makeimage',  we'll
> end up with a confetti  of images in the Images area.
> Then there is another problem: even though TUG server provides ample
> disk space, the fact is that if all people suddenly decide to make their own
> image it will probably crash the server...

ok. so no-one but me should make images. you cant anyway,
with current permissions, I think

> >so html files still read the *old* Welcome-to-TeXLive.gif :(
> > .jpg file is not referenced, so obsolete here.
> There are licensing questions related to the use of .gif images.
> May I ask why are we having .gif images on TeXLive CD at all?
> Surely .png and .jpg could do the job?

is png understood by version 4 browsers? I think not.

if someone wants to make the screendumps JPEG, thats fine by me.

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