Firefox pixmap cache to X11 bug reported to bugzilla

Gavin McCullagh gmccullagh at
Wed Jul 9 16:56:13 UTC 2008


On Wed, 09 Jul 2008, Gavin McCullagh wrote:

> In case anyone's interested, there was some interesting news on this bug
> today.  Francis Robichaud has written a patch for firefox which apparently
> causes it to resize an image to its HTML dictated size if the HTML size is
> smaller than the image.  Of course this resize is done before passing the
> image to the X server.

His blog has an interesting explanation:


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