[time-nuts] What size graphs do people like? (How big is yourscreen?)

Magnus Danielson magnus at rubidium.dyndns.org
Mon Aug 6 22:59:17 UTC 2012

On 08/06/2012 11:08 PM, Poul-Henning Kamp wrote:
> In message<19D39F6978C14DE88D869CF287CAA920 at photo>, "DaveH" writes:
>> Also, many people __still__ do not
>> enjoy full bandwidth for their internet connections (I am one of these poor
>> sods) and a full-size image is not "polite" as it takes a large chunk of
>> bandwidth to download before the person can see if it is of interest to
>> them.
> That is _exactly_ why you should use a vectorformat like SVG: Raster
> format is a waste of bytes for line graphics.

Depends. Sometimes there is a lot of data that lines up on the same row 
of pixels and take forever to load with close to none progress.

There is no "right" here. Just different extremes.


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