Screen shots for Bugzilla

timeless timeless at
Tue Jul 26 09:02:48 UTC 2005

Gregary Hendricks wrote:
> One thing to watch out for that has caused us some consternation is
> that many 
> of the windows apps (MS Paint especially) saves the screen shot as an 
> uncompressed bmp file which can eat up disk space in a hurry. We have
> added a 
> little hack to bugzilla to automatically convert bmp to png files when
> they 
> are attached. If there is any interest i can send a patch.

note: this is merely a default. mspaint has always supported multiple 
output formats, and in fact is generally pluggable, so if you have wXP 
or msoffice.

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