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Re: Rather strange colour experiment

From: Julian Scarlett <j@simweed.com>
Date: Wed, 09 Jun 2004 20:14:05 +0100
Message-ID: <40C7617D.2040202@simweed.com>
To: WAI-IG <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>

Joe Clark wrote:

> <http://milov.nl/2544>
>> Some time ago I implemented a couple of php subdomain detection tricks 
>> for quick testing of hex and rgb colour codes: typing ff0.milov.nl, 
>> cc6633.milov.nl, 100,100,200.milov.nl, 0,255,150.milov.nl (and so on) 
>> in your Address bar will fill the browser window with that particular 
>> colour.
> Now, couldn't this be expanded into a kind of hackable user stylesheet? 
> Don't like the site colour, so add "orange." to the URL and it turns 
> orange? (We'd have a bit of complexity with foreground colours, but it 
> could be fun to try.)

Interesting. But I can't see any advantages over current style switching 
techniques really. Am I missing something?

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