Re: Conformance ratings (was: Extra! Microsoft bea

Abigail (abigail@tungsten.gn.iaf.nl)
Wed, 14 Feb 1996 01:16:02 +0100 (MET)


From: Abigail <abigail@tungsten.gn.iaf.nl>
Message-Id: <199602140016.BAA05012@tungsten.gn.iaf.nl>
Subject: Re: Conformance ratings (was: Extra! Microsoft bea
To: www-html@w3.org
Date: Wed, 14 Feb 1996 01:16:02 +0100 (MET)
In-Reply-To: <v01530501ad46b60b1044@[1.1.1.1]> from "Geoff Narvronsen" at Feb 13, 96 03:57:44 pm

You, Geoff Narvronsen wrote:
++ 
++ >Not quite. It won't show very well if the user has a bright red background,
++ >overruling the document settings. And certain groups of colour blind people
++ >won't see red text very well, if at all. As far as I know, you cannot
++ >switch the <font color = '...'> off in Netscape 2.0. So while you get more
++ >attention from most of your customers, for some the message gets complete
++ >lost.
++ >Abigail
++ 
++ in "fonts and colors" preferences, you can force it to always use whatever
++ color text you specify..


The Unix version doesn't have a "fonts and colors" section for
preferences. All you can do is overrule the settings color of
<body> using X-resources. Unless they performed some large changes
betwwn 2.0.b6a and 2.0.


Abigail