[ale]OT It begins...

Geoffrey esoteric at 3times25.net
Wed Feb 4 09:37:39 EST 2004

Jeff Hubbs wrote:
> On Tue, 2004-02-03 at 21:10, Geoffrey wrote:
>> Jeff Hubbs wrote:
>>> I wanted to throw in the possibility (actually, I've mentioned it
>>>  before) of changing e-mail addresses to an inline image of the
>>> e-mail address?  I know this invites spammers to go through and
>>> OCR images for e-mail addresses someday, but it's a thought.
>> Now you're talking work though.
> Well, you're already talking a transformation with an HTML output -
> all this would take is some scripting involving ImageMagick utilities
> plus more HTML transformation.

Using perl, sed or awk, you just change the addr, the existing html 
remains in place.

Then again:

convert -font helvetica -fill black -draw "text 10,10 id at domain" foo.jpg 

Does run pretty quickly...

A bit more work to embed the image as you'd still have to do the perl, 
sed, awk fun.

Until later, Geoffrey                     Registered Linux User #108567
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