Re: White letters...

Stuart Young (nakor@glasswings.com.au)
Wed, 27 Nov 1996 19:59:25 +1100 (EST)


Date: Wed, 27 Nov 1996 19:59:25 +1100 (EST)
From: Stuart Young <nakor@glasswings.com.au>
To: Jonathan L Neuenschwander <jonathan@ecn.purdue.edu>
cc: par@etc.pt, www-html@w3.org
Subject: Re: White letters...
In-Reply-To: <199611261503.KAA10574@schenectady.ecn.purdue.edu>
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.3.91.961127195717.6986A-100000@fizzgig.glasswings.com.au>

On Tue, 26 Nov 1996, Jonathan L Neuenschwander wrote:

> > >     I have a problem in printing my WWW pages...
> > >     I've made some pages with background in BLACK and TEXT in WHITE. So far
> > > so good... but when I want to print the pages the white text don't come out
> > > in printing. Then I transform the text to Black just for printing.
> > 
> > I think it's made it into Netscapes bug report list, but who knows.. 
> > mebbe one day they'll fix it...
> 
> Why should it be?  Allowing those with color printers to print in color is
> a bug??

The problem is that Netscape 'can' detect wether the printer in use is 
color/colour or monochrome, and therefore IT should automatically turn it 
on 'for' the user if it is monochrome.

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