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Re: Gray, color keywords

From: Susan Lesch <lesch@macvirus.com>
Date: Mon, 8 Dec 1997 13:21:46 -0500 (EST)
Message-Id: <l03110702b0b16ffaa019@[12.64.134.36]>
To: www-style@w3.org
Chris Lilley wrote:

> For what it's worth, I was unable to see a difference in color in the
> HTML version, using a Silicon Graphics Indigo2 with a 24bit Solid
[snip]
> I checked this by displaying the HTML page on a PowerMac with a
> Matrox Millenium card and a recently calibrated Barco Personal
[snip]
> The difference between the two grays was *not* visible.
>
> Switching the display to thousands of colors, using the Matrox
> control panel, the difference was clearly visible.

Thanks for the details. I am sure that they are two, not one, colors.

> Incidentally the equation on your page looks suspect.

Thanks also for clarifying the NTSC conversion; as you saw I could
not match the results.

Susan Lesch
Received on Monday, 8 December 1997 13:25:56 GMT

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