[thelist] JS: Resizing an image?

Christian Heilmann codepo8 at gmail.com
Fri Aug 26 05:51:28 CDT 2005

> Your decision to server-side resize or client-side resize should be based on
> performance, not your assumption that your resizing algorithm is better than
> what your visitors machine would use.

The visitors machine is the unknown in the equation here, so how could
I see that as performance plus?

What it boils down to is that dynamically resized images on the web
are just not the job of HTML+CSS, but vector based tools like Flash.

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