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This thread was archived on 24 July 2012 by Joeytje50.


This is a small addition I thought needed to RS:IMG#NAME. Basically, if an image contains the {{historical image}} template (or should contain it), the image name should be Monster/NPC/Chathead/Other old.png (or historical), that way it can be easily distinguished as an outdated image. Currently, these images can be found under historical, old, and some with no distinction.

Discussion

Support - As nominator. Hair 18:46, July 16, 2012 (UTC)

Support - seems fine to me. eCopM0F.png Brownfire  eCopM0F.png Talk Edit this because I am a noob.Oil4 I made this 18:58, July 16, 2012 (UTC)

Support - I assume this only applies to monsters/chatheads/npcs/etc that have been replaced by newer models? Doesn't seem too sensible to add it to things like holiday events, or even something like Big fish. cqm 19:09,16/7/2012 (UTC) (UTC)

Yes it does, so for example: We've had File:Billy_bob_chathead.png and then Jagex had a graphic update and Billy bob was updated, our File:Billy_bob_chathead.png would be moved to File:Billy_bob_chathead_old.png and the new Billy bob chathead would go to File:Billy_bob_chathead.png. Things that aren't replaced shouldn't be old.png. Hair 19:19, July 16, 2012 (UTC)

Support - You summed it up perfectly. MolMan 20:16, July 16, 2012 (UTC)

Support - Sounds like it could be helpful and it doesn't have any drawbacks. ɳex undique 22:19, July 16, 2012 (UTC)

Comment - What if there are two old images for one item/npc/whatever (if it got updated 2 or more times)? bad_fetustalk 23:41, July 16, 2012 (UTC)

I just do X old2.png. User_talk:Fswe1 Fswe1 Brassica Prime symbol.png 05:21, July 17, 2012 (UTC)

Support - Basically adding a line to the policy of what is already so. User_talk:Fswe1 Fswe1 Brassica Prime symbol.png 05:21, July 17, 2012 (UTC)

Support - As per above. Makes sense to me. Blaze_fire.png12.png 08:19, July 21, 2012 (UTC)

Request for Closure - The discussion is over, and the consensus is obvious that this should be added to RS:IMG#NAME, with historical images being Monster/NPC/Chathead/Detail/Other old.png. Hair 16:11, July 24, 2012 (UTC)

Closed - Historical images should now all be called Subject old.png. This will also be added to RS:IMG#NAME. JOEYTJE50TALKpull my finger 16:29, July 24, 2012 (UTC)