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Re: No color for links

From: Ian B. Jacobs <ij@w3.org>
Date: Wed, 08 Aug 2007 12:49:17 -0500
To: "Nuno J. Silva" <nunojsilva@mail.telepac.pt>
Cc: site-comments@w3.org
Message-Id: <1186595357.16099.0.camel@localhost>
Thank you for the follow-up. I've updated the link to the style
sheet; please let me know if it works for you.

 _ Ian

On Wed, 2007-08-08 at 18:40 +0100, Nuno J. Silva wrote:
> On Wed, 08 Aug 2007 16:44:38 +0000
> "Ian B. Jacobs" <ij@w3.org> wrote:
> 
> > On Wed, 2007-08-08 at 14:41 +0000, Nuno J. Silva wrote:
> > > The page at <http://www.w3.org/Protocols/> does not specify a color
> > > for links.
> > > 
> > > As I have my browser configured to use white text over black
> > > background, with light yellow links, this results in unreadable
> > > links.
> > 
> > Hello Nuno,
> > 
> > I'm not sure I understand. The fact that we don't specify link colors
> > (but just black text on a white background) suggests to me that your
> > browser settings should create the effects you prefer. If we don't
> > have style set for links, then we are not overriding any of your
> > settings.
> 
> You are actually overriding the text and background colors, but leaving
> the links as is.
> 
> This will result in white background, black text and the links
> will take the color I've configured in browser preferences.
> 
> The setting I am talking about is a sort of "basic stylesheet" which is
> the first one being loaded.
> 
> <http://www.w3.org/QA/Tips/color>
> 
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