Re: Color Palette Spec?

Paul Prescod (papresco@calum.csclub.uwaterloo.ca)
Fri, 3 May 1996 10:00:23 -0400


Date: Fri, 3 May 1996 10:00:23 -0400
Message-Id: <199605031400.KAA15342@calum.csclub.uwaterloo.ca>
To: Dan Delaney <dgdela01@homer.louisville.edu>
From: Paul Prescod <papresco@calum.csclub.uwaterloo.ca>
Subject: Re: Color Palette Spec?
Cc: WWW HTML Mailing List <www-html@w3.org>

At 11:18 AM 5/2/96 -0400, Dan Delaney wrote:
>Hello all.
>   Has anyone discussed a way to allow the page designer to send the 
>color palette to use for that page to the browser? This, of course, is 
>only for people who can't get better than 256 colors, which unfortunately 
>is the majority. Purhaps something in the BODY tag like:
><BODY PALETTE="mypalette.plt">
>   What does everyone think?


That belongs in the style sheet. Style sheets are the proper place for
device-dependant instructions.

 Paul Prescod