Bug 56980 - IImageSourceHandler on all platforms needs sizing information
Summary: IImageSourceHandler on all platforms needs sizing information
Status: CONFIRMED
Alias: None
Product: Forms
Classification: Xamarin
Component: Forms ()
Version: unspecified
Hardware: PC Mac OS
: --- enhancement
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Bugzilla
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Reported: 2017-05-30 21:54 UTC by James Clancey
Modified: 2017-06-08 17:51 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

Tags: ac
Is this bug a regression?: ---
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Description James Clancey 2017-05-30 21:54:02 UTC
On all platforms, there should be a requested size passed in. Or at least the native view, so people can deduce the size themselves.

A few major benefits instantly become a possibility.

* This will fix all OOM issues from loading bitmaps that are too large on android:
    https://developer.android.com/topic/performance/graphics/load-bitmap.html
    This will allow us to decode one the correct size.

* People are able to create SVG image sources, that can generate an image the right size.

* People can modify the URL with a width/height request to download an image of the right size.