Alexander Werner Skwar wrote:

> Hi!
> How do I create a RGB png image which has a transparent background?
> From 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 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
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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


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