Re: [dev] Introducing the imagefile-format

From: Charlie Murphy <>
Date: Mon, 28 Jul 2014 22:38:12 -0400

FRIGN wrote:
> Moreover, imagefile is a great way to store images. It may not be as good
> as png when it comes to photographs, but it sure as hell beats it in regard
> to all kinds of line art, greyscale and other off-scale photography if
> you use bzip2 to compress it.

In the attached image, indexed PNG beats imagefile. So the guideline
applies: try multiple formats and use the one that works best for you.

Charlie Murphy

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Received on Tue Jul 29 2014 - 04:38:12 CEST

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