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Re: Resizing images (Gimp???)
On Thursday 27 June 2002 11:16 pm, you wrote:
> Quoting Steven Pritchard <email@example.com>:
> > Kara's thing may be your best bet.
> As far as I can tell, Kara has no thing. Seriously. Look at the
> attachment and see if you can find any Perl code in there because honestly,
> I sure as hell can't. It only has the mailing list's signature in it.
She meant to attach the URL, but that's just her style, lately.
I think she was pointing you to one of the MANY "thumbnail" scripts that
Randal Schwartz has popularized through his columns in
the-magazine-formerly-known-as-WebTechniques (.New Architect or some
marketroid-crap now). Google is your friend.
Now, why would you have loads of highly detailed large-format images that you
need a program to automatically generate web pages with thumbnail indexes of
Seriously, check out Randal's stuff. It's easy, quick to slap on, and it
probably does exactly what you want - generate an online index page for your
webcam/digicam images when all you want to do is just slap them up into a
directory. Set a magic config option in httpd.conf to fire off Randal's
script as needed for an index document and have the webserver just generate
it on the fly.
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