Is BGCOLOR deprecated?

eva (
Wed, 23 Jul 1997 13:32:24 +0200

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Subject: Is BGCOLOR deprecated?
Date: Wed, 23 Jul 1997 13:32:24 +0200

Bgcolor is not on the list of deprecated BODY attributes yet present in the
"Deprecated Example".  
(Even though both background and bgcolor can be declared by one CSS-property
they are nonetheless two different HTML attributes and should therefore, IMHO, 
both appear on said list.)

Also, there is no mention of deprecated elements in the DTD. Any special