Chika <miyuki(a)crashnet.org.uk> wrote:
On 09 Sep, Andrew W <a.weston2(a)ukonline.co.uk> wrote:
> In <URL:news:local.misc> on Wed 08 Sep, Chika wrote:
> > > I downloaded this with Fresco, the page not displaying properly.
> > > Neither Oregano 1 or Netsurf will show it. Is there something wrong
> > > with the image? It's about 3MB in length so probably only for fast
> > > connections if anybody wants to try.
> > I rather think that the problem is the size. When I uploaded this PNG
> > into ImageMast...err...sorry...DPlngScan, it exploded to over 50MB. O1
> > and Browse won't touch it either, although the 20MB JPEG I managed to
> > produce did load alright into the latter.
> Thanks for trying it out - 50MB? Not 210MB?
That's what it said. The 210MB figure, however, is probably more accurate
when you consider the amount of memory needed to process the graphic
Or, alternately, the memory difference between converting to a 256 colour
(8-bit) sprite as opposed to a 16 million colour (32-bit) sprite.
Richard Wilson, Publications Manager
Tradelink Publications Ltd.