Storing images

Dave Cragg dcragg at lacscentre.co.uk
Wed Feb 5 13:53:00 CST 2003


At 6:42 pm +0100 5/2/03, Björnke von Gierke wrote:
>This thread confuses me, so I made some experiments, to clarify all
>this for me, I will list the results of them here (if this is useful
>for any of you then that is your own fault!):

:)

<lots of useful information snipped>

>I found no way to reference a image-object to another imageobject,
>similar to what you can do with the icon of buttons. This is
>probably also the problem over which Jim Hurley stumbled, as you
>cannot resize the referenced icon of a button, whereas you can
>resize a Image whit a filepath.
>Please answer with other ways of referencing/copying images so I can
>make a list and pin it next to my Screen.

Just wondering...

When setting the filename to a url (http, binfile, etc), is there any 
difference in load speed or memory use if you load the url first? It 
might help when you need to display a large image in a number of 
places.

Cheers
Dave



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