[standards-jig] On the Subject of Avatars

Peter Millard me at pgmillard.com
Tue Jul 22 22:45:35 UTC 2003


Evan Prodromou wrote:
> Well, to be precise, it's just a clarification of the use of the
> <PHOTO> element already in vcard-temp. It's not a separate protocol at
> all.
>
> Another way to think about it is solving a problem (avatars) with
> tools we already have (vcard-temp) in an upward-compatible way.

That may be well and good, but we decided before that we didn't want to pursue a
"temporary" and/or hackish solution to the avatar problem. The most immediate
problem would be that I'd be limited to a single avatar.

pgm.




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