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setting a good example

From: Hume Smith <hume.smith@dess.tallships.istar.ca>
Date: Mon, 5 Jan 1998 13:47:09 -0400
Message-Id: <199801051747.NAA32231@dess.tallships.istar.ca>
to: www-html-editor@w3.org
the title page of the HTML version of the HTML 4.0 recommendation <URL:http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-html40/> violates one of its own very basic recommendations: If you use a background image or set the background color, then be sure to set the various text colors as well. <URL:http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-html40/types.html#h-6.5.1>

this is one of the most common and annoying errors i encounter.  thank goodness for browsers with colour-override buttons.

Hume Smith

To hell with the information age, I want a wisdom age. - Bill Maxim
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