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CSS color specs

From: Richard Chimera <carm@NL.CS.CMU.EDU>
Date: Tue, 2 Dec 97 10:32:32 EST
To: www-style@w3.org
Message-ID: <CMM.>
I feel strongly that you should add a more human-understandable color
specification to the Cascading Style Sheet specification.  I hear that
you are considering the HSL model of color spec.  I think that this
spec is significantly more understandable by humans which will save
countless thousands of person-hours around the globe in attempting to
decipher color specs in CSS scripts.  And it will only cost a few
person-hours at most to implement the additional color model.

Please make the right choice and take into account the human aspect
of script writing and reading.

+Rick Chimera    

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