Hi Hraban,

> fetching images per URI was supported (and is also documented in the 
> wiki), but with LMTX 2022.09.11 and one of
> \externalfigure[http://tug.org/images/logobw.jpg]
> or
> \externalfigure[https://picsum.photos/300/200]
> I only get the usual grey box. No error message.

Neither of those links are valid images themselves, they are both
redirects. The following works though:

I can't seem to get the second one to work since its redirected URL is a
bit odd.

> Do I need any setup, was this discarded in LMTX, or what’s wrong?

I have no idea if ConTeXt would ever follow redirects before, but I
agree that it would be a useful feature.

-- Max
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