Alexander Werner Skwar wrote:
> How do I create a RGB png image which has a transparent background?
> From http://www.cdrom.com/pub/png I understood (?) that I need to add an
> alpha channel. So I clicked on Image->Alpha->Add Alpha Channel. Next I
> selected the regions to be made transparent, and clicked on
> Image->Alpha->Threshold Alpha. Okay, the regions are now as transparent
> as I want them to be in gimp. Now I saved this image.
> After that I wrote a real basic html file which uses this image with
> <img src="...">. When I load this page in Netscape v4.7 I don't see
> any transparency at all. Reading further on cdrom.com I found that
> Netscape's alpha channel support is broken.
> Is this still true, and are there any plugins for Netscape (Linux) that
> add full alpha channel support?
> Alexander Skwar
> Homepage: http://www.digitalprojects.com
I'd like to know how to do this as well. I find that Netscape 4.6 (Linux)
transparency works fine for GIF images. I've never been able to save a PNG
file (Gimp 1.0.4) with transparency because Gimp core dumps when I try to do