RE: code > fonts

From: Jeroen Hellingman (
Date: Wed Jul 08 1998 - 10:26:33 EDT

> I doubt it. Moreover, JPEG is a bad choice for that purpose. GIF
> or PNG is much better. You can see my point if you compare the size of
> JPEG and GIF/PNG files for the same glyph. Generally, the size INCREASE
> when you convert GIF/PNG files mainly made of line elements to JPEG.
> Jungshik Shin

I agree, my mistake to mention JPEG for this purpose, GIF is better,
when using PNG, be aware that many older browsers (like Netscape 3.0
I'm using here, and cannot upgrade, because of a company decision)
do not support PNG. I can't even view most exotic variants of JPEG


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