Avatars are fetched from the server for each room and user, giving the client control over the size and format of the returned image.
rc_tokencan alternately be provided as cookies (already present in the web interface), but not as auth headers.
- When requesting the avatar of a user, if they have a custom avatar set, this will override user choices of format or size
- If no uploaded avatar exists for a user, a default one will be generated for them based on the initial of their username in a randomly colored square
UI_Use_Name_Avataris set AND the user has a real name set; the generated avatar will be based on their actual name instead of the username.
- If no format is requested, or the format requested isn't supported, the format returned will be SVG.