On Sun, Dec 05, 2010 at 06:18:49PM +0100, Christoph Haas wrote:
> Basically a good idea. The images are used in several places already
> though like Synaptic, Ubuntu's Software Center etc. I'm not sure if all
> these places handle redirects well. I'll have that checked first.
It would save the binary transfer but you would need to use a temporary redirect
to allow for a possible future screenshot to be supplied, so you'd still need a
back-and-forth to fetch the redirection status code.