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Re: monochrome

From: Karl Ove Hufthammer <huftis@bigfoot.com>
Date: Tue, 15 Feb 2000 18:26:00 +0100
Message-ID: <02e501bf77d9$f039ed80$0100007f@huftis>
To: "Michael Hamm" <msh210@is7.nyu.edu>, <www-style@w3.org>
----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Michael Hamm" <msh210@is7.nyu.edu>
To: <www-style@w3.org>
Sent: Monday, February 14, 2000 8:15 PM
Subject: monochrome

> I think it would be good to have monochrome and color print and screen
> media. Just one example, off the top of my head:
> dfn{color:black;background-color:#ffa;font-style:normal}
> in the color-screen and color-print media and
> dfn{font-style:italic}
> in the monochrome-print and monoschrome-screen medium.
> Thoughts?

Interesting ... Yes, I think it would be useful. In my _media=print_ style sheets, I usually only have have black, white, yellow and various shades of grey. If i could specify different style sheets for colour print and b&w print, that would be nice.

Some colours don't look good when turned into b&w print (i.e. red looks like black), but would look nice in a colour print-out.

Karl Ove Hufthammer
Received on Tuesday, 15 February 2000 12:28:18 UTC

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