Re: Warning: Mac CU-SeeMe 3.1.0.xx

Brian Godette (
Wed, 04 Mar 1998 12:24:42 -0700

At 11:51 AM 3/4/98 -0600, you wrote:
>On Wed, 4 Mar 1998, Jason Williams wrote:
>> I've been exploring this a little over the last week.
>> If the sender is sending with the grayscale codec on, anyone on a
>> PC that's NOT using sees a static screen unless they continually
>> close and re-open the grayscale sender. If everyone you CU with
>> is using the version, then there won't appear to be a problem.
>> If you CU with anyone that doesn't use the 3.1 version (for whatever
>> reasons...there are plenty), then it can be a problem.
>Well I have to say that can't be true, when i'm on my MCPS, or one of my
>favorite IRC cuseeme reflectors, everyone seems to see me just fine when
>I'm using greyscale.. so I find it confusing that this problem is cropping
>up like this.

3.1.whatever will let you send a greyscale image over MJPEG (if you happen
to have a B&W cam). The problem is with the CU-SeeMe Gray codec.