Thanks, this is what I suspected given the amount of time since the last message. Fortunately I'm just dumping the image link into a Silverlight Image control, so it's easy enough to set dimensions for control itself.
On Mar 29, 11:48 am, Arnaud Meunier <arn...@twitter.com> wrote: > This particular problem only concerns a couple of users who didn't re-upload > their profile image since we had this bug in 2009. Unfortunately, a fix is > unlikely to come. > > In most of the cases, image size is correct. If it's just about displaying > these images in a browser, you can set the image width/height attributes > and/or use CSS (that's what we do on twitter.com). > > Now if you use these images differently and if their size is important for > your app, you should add a check/validation step in your process, just like > you should sanitize anything you consume to be sure an unexpected value > won't break your app. > > Arnaud / @rno > > > > > > > > On Mon, Mar 28, 2011 at 2:17 PM, Helliax <hell...@gmail.com> wrote: > > A while back, there was a discussion thread about how some profile > > images did not adhere to the expected profile dimensions due to a one > > time internal Twitter bug (normal:48x48, mini:24x24, bigger:73x73). > > >http://groups.google.com/group/twitter-development-talk/browse_thread... > > > Since this problem still seems to exist (see: bigchris8504), is it > > safe practice to never assume we'll be getting profile images in the > > correct dimensions? Or is there a fix for this incoming? > > > -- > > Twitter developer documentation and resources:http://dev.twitter.com/doc > > API updates via Twitter:http://twitter.com/twitterapi > > Issues/Enhancements Tracker: > >http://code.google.com/p/twitter-api/issues/list > > Change your membership to this group: > >http://groups.google.com/group/twitter-development-talk -- Twitter developer documentation and resources: http://dev.twitter.com/doc API updates via Twitter: http://twitter.com/twitterapi Issues/Enhancements Tracker: http://code.google.com/p/twitter-api/issues/list Change your membership to this group: http://groups.google.com/group/twitter-development-talk