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January 31, 2002 18:55
Re:[ot] Please point me to a language (perl I hope)
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Try setting the background image in a frame with the background
attribute of the HTML body tag:

<BODY background="myImage.jpg">

Your content here

Where you change "myImage.jpg" to whatever your image is named.

You can insert the animated gif through the <img> tag. 


Luinrandir Hernson wrote:
> Sorry if this is off topic, but I really don't know who else to ask.
> Heres what I want to do.. maybe you would be so kind as to tell me what language this can best be done in. I'm just learning perl and know HTML.
> within frames (or a table)...
> I would like to put a large gif in the backround and then place a smaller gif over it.
> The smaller gif is where the movement or animation would happen, Like a mouth moving over a picture of a person.
> Could this be done with 2 or 3 small moving gifs at the same time?
> Like a candle flame and a mouth of a person?
> If I had a picture of a forest, I'd like to have a person walk from left to right.
> would this mean individual gifs or one multi-gif animation in a frame that moves over the backround?
> I have looked into Java, Javascript, CSS and DHTML and all look promising, but I have yet to find an example in a book that answers my question.
> Help? Please?
> L Hernsen

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