Re: color names

Tom Schlarman (tschlarm@Adobe.COM)
Tue, 12 Nov 1996 08:55:48 -0700


Message-Id: <199611121547.HAA26196@elroy.corp.Adobe.COM>
From: "Tom Schlarman" <tschlarm@Adobe.COM>
To: "wwwhtml" <www-html@w3.org>
Subject: Re: color names
Date: Tue, 12 Nov 1996 08:55:48 -0700

I would never generate any of these things.  I just need to read them and
know how to display them if I run across them.

Thanx,

Tom

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> From: Alan M Stanier <alan@essex.ac.uk>
> To: Tom Schlarman <tschlarm>
> Cc: wwwhtml <www-html@w3.org>
> Subject: Re: color names
> Date: Sunday, November 10, 1996 1:17 PM
> 
> 
> On Mon, 11 Nov 1996 11:18:00 -0700 Tom Schlarman <tschlarm@Adobe.COM> 
> wrote:
> 
> > Does anybody know where there is a chart of color names and 
> their triplet
> > value.  I need the extended colors (violet, cadetblue, etc...), not
just
> > the basic 16.
> 
> Try http://www.infi.net/wwwimages/colorindex.html
> 
> But, please be warned: you can make your pages eyewrenchingly
> unpleasant by use of these colors. If you really want to use them,
> check the pages out on several different monitors and browsers,
> before inflicting them on the world.
> 
> -------------------------
> Alan M Stanier
> Computing Service
> University of Essex
> 
>