Re: Color Palette Spec? -Reply

Charles Peyton Taylor (CTaylor@wposmtp.nps.navy.mil)
Fri, 03 May 1996 14:17:19 -0800


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Date: Fri, 03 May 1996 14:17:19 -0800
From: Charles Peyton Taylor <CTaylor@wposmtp.nps.navy.mil>
To: www-html@w3.org
Subject:  Re: Color Palette Spec? -Reply



>>> Michael Seaton <mseaton@inforamp.net> 05/03/96 12:39pm >>>
>On Fri, 3 May 1996, Paul Prescod wrote:
>> That belongs in the style sheet. Style sheets are the proper
>place for
>> device-dependant instructions.
>
>Is a palette that much more device-dependent than a bitmapped
>image?  If the images in a document use a shared colour palette,
>does it really make sense to reference the palette in a separate
>file, when the images are referenced in the document itself? 
>Michael Seaton(mseaton@inforamp.net)

Yes, just as styles are in a separate file, when the
text (that the styles are modifying) is in the document 
itself.