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Re: color choice overrides

From: Charles McCathieNevile <charles@w3.org>
Date: Mon, 16 Aug 1999 10:00:06 -0400 (EDT)
To: Irene.Vatton@inrialpes.fr
cc: John Russell <VE3LL@RAC.CA>, www-amaya@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.10.9908160959250.1580-100000@tux.w3.org>
John,

you could create your own local stylesheet, and make !imprtant declarations
for colours.

Charles McCN

On Mon, 16 Aug 1999 Irene.Vatton@inrialpes.fr wrote:

  In-reply-to: Your message of Sat, 14 Aug 1999 18:25:21 -0400."
               <199908142221.SAA04536@admin.cgocable.net> 
  > Many web authors make poor colour choices.
  > Some of these make pages unreadable to colour-impaired
  > viewers. Several browsers allow an override setting to be
  > configured by the viewer.  DOES AMAYA ALLOW THE 
  > VIEWER TO OVERRIDE SETTING MADE INSIDE THE
  > HTML DOCUMENTS
  
  Not exactly, but Amaya is an editor and you can easily change or
  remove the background/foreground color.
  
  > Being slightly blue/green impaired myself, I view this as 
  > an important accessibility feature that all browsers,
  > including Amaya should include.
  > 
  > john russell  VE3LL@RAC.CA
  > 
  > homepage: http://web.cgocable.net/~jrussel
  > 
  
    Irene.
  
  
  

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