[quake2] jpegs not suitable?

Christian Ohm chr.ohm at gmx.net
Thu Jul 24 02:58:42 EDT 2003

On Wednesday, 23 July 2003 at 17:47, Karen Pouelle wrote:
> Indeed they are lossy, even at maximum quality.  However, they're still 2 x
> smaller than the most optimal compression of png's of the same, and nearly
> exact visually even in-game, despite this. 

Yeah, now i saw it, and it looked quite good. Nice work!

> If you want a PNG texture pak, let me know - but it will be twice the size
> and probably less than twice the quality improvement.  I dread having to
> maintain two seperate versions of the pak files.  If all the textures were
> submitted, then it'd be no big deal, but I'm updating these at least once a
> week.  

Well, as long as you keep them as PNGs in CVS, I'm OK with it :)

Christian Ohm

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