Message-Id: <199611122257.QAA06105@inet.htcnet.com> From: "Carl Morris" <firstname.lastname@example.org> To: "Peter Flynn" <email@example.com>, "WWW HTML List" <firstname.lastname@example.org> Subject: Re: HTML 3.2 PR color value syntax Date: Tue, 12 Nov 1996 16:56:06 -0600 | > Right, this should be RGB as well. This is really only | > for Macintosh compatibility. This percentage syntax is not anywhere | > near as important as the RGB integer syntax, IMHO, but since most | > people use Macs to design Web art these days... | | Are you saying that the % spec is proportionally congruent with the | 0-255 range, with 0:0/100:255 ? I don't have a Mac, so I'm not familiar | with Mac expressions, but this looks every bit as weird as the hex | format. Should be trivial to support though. Proportional to "black through white". 100% simply represents max intensity, what ever that may be for any platform. Thats why it would be a better choice with support for decimal points.