Re: Color Palette Incompatibilities

Ian Young (imy@wcl-rs.bham.ac.uk)
Fri, 6 Sep 1996 16:19:09 +0100


Date: Fri, 6 Sep 1996 16:19:09 +0100
Message-Id: <9609061519.AA31971@wcl-rs.bham.ac.uk>
From: Ian Young <imy@wcl-rs.bham.ac.uk>
To: www-html@w3.org
Subject: Re: Color Palette Incompatibilities
In-Reply-To: <12757.9609061129@dsse.ecs.soton.ac.uk>

Stewart Brodie <S.N.Brodie@ecs.soton.ac.uk> writes:
> Magenta & Cyan are the standard names for these colours. Quite why
> people (Microsoft?) felt it necessary to rename them is a mystery.
> Fuchsia is extremely vague (fuchsias come in a variety of colours).

Microsoft don't give a fuchsia for standards.

I.