email addresses: @-sign needed

Brendan McKay bdm at
Sat Apr 19 11:21:58 CEST 2003

I can do this easily, but what you ask for is strictly
impossible.  The size of @ and . depend on the font in use
and that depends on the browser settings.  Different people
see the text at different sizes.

I'll send a selection of gifs in a few hours.


* N. J. A. Sloane <njas at> [030419 19:17]:
> I thought it would be easy to find gif files
> for "at" and "dot", but I can't seem to find them on the web.
> Can anyone help?
> What I need are two gif files, one for the @ symbol,
> and one for a "dot" or "period" 
> They should be the size of "at" and "dot" 
> as they appear here @ @ . . . @ @
> so they will look normal when viewed as part of text
> Thanks!

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