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RE: 3.7 DDC: Colors

From: Jo Rabin <jo@linguafranca.org>
Date: Mon, 2 Oct 2006 16:03:01 +0100
To: "'Susan Lesch'" <lesch@w3.org>, <public-bpwg-comments@w3.org>
Message-ID: <015e01c6e633$dbe07a00$8200a8c0@Linguafrancam2>



Mnay thanks for your comment. Color support has been re-worded as 256
Colors, minimum.

Regards
Jo

> -----Original Message-----
> From: public-bpwg-comments-request@w3.org [mailto:public-bpwg-comments-
> request@w3.org] On Behalf Of Susan Lesch
> Sent: 02 August 2006 06:57
> To: public-bpwg-comments@w3.org
> Cc: Chris Lilley
> Subject: 3.7 DDC: Colors
> 
> Hello,
> 
> A comment for the MWBP guidelines 3.7 Default Delivery Context [1]. Under
> Colors it says:
> 
>     "Web safe.
> 
>      (A Web safe color is one that has Red/Green/Blue components
>      chosen only from the values 0, 51, 102, 153, 204, and 255.)"
> 
> The definition looks good but usage of the phrase "Web safe" doesn't
> always
> match the definition. Maybe the spec could say "216 colors" instead of Web
> safe (the 216 are the 6x6x6 cube that is part of some popular 8-bit video
> palettes). Chris Lilley, copied on this mail, may or may not have a moment
> to
> correct me there.
> 
> [1] http://www.w3.org/TR/2006/CR-mobile-bp-20060627/#ddc
> 
> Thank you,
> --
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