RE: Anyone still using GIFs ?

Subject: RE: Anyone still using GIFs ?
From: Arlen P Walker <Arlen -dot- P -dot- Walker -at- jci -dot- com>
To: techwr-l -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com
Date: Wed, 03 Nov 1999 09:09 -0600

I'll worry about replacing GIFs with PNG when the majority of the browsers in
use support PNG properly. That should be somewhere around 2005, given the
current rate of adoption. PNG has some really good fatures in it, but they're
useless when only a small fraction of your audience can view them.

But, since the GIF patent expires around 2002, I guess it'll probably be a

Have fun,
Chief Managing Director In Charge, Department of Redundancy Department
DNRC 224

Arlen -dot- P -dot- Walker -at- JCI -dot- Com
In God we trust; all others must provide data.
Opinions expressed are mine and mine alone.
If JCI had an opinion on this, they'd hire someone else to deliver it.

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