[Standards-JIG] avatars

Thomas Muldowney temas at box5.net
Wed Jun 30 02:05:38 UTC 2004


On Jun 28, 2004, at 3:22 AM, Rachel Blackman wrote:

>>>> Is anyone working with avatars?
>>>> Did anyone work with avatars in the past?
>>>
>>> On Jabber, or on IM networks in general ?
>>
>> If you have experience with other IM networks that's also valuable.
>> Especially at the protocol level. How do they solve the problem of 
>> large
>> custom avatars?
>
> That one's easy.  They limit the avatars in size, and prevent them 
> from being large. ;)
>

Exactly, that's why we were looking at limiting 84 originally, but then 
it was decided that the transports can just scale and/or change the 
data type.  My job hunt is sucking up time, but I will get back to this 
in more depth this week.  I promise.

--temas





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