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Re: monochrome

From: Michael Hamm <msh210@nyu.edu>
Date: Wed, 16 Feb 2000 12:58:09 -0500 (EST)
To: www-style@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.OSF.4.21.0002161254320.21788-100000@is7.nyu.edu>
On Wed, 16 Feb 2000, isoma wrote, in part, to www-style:
> >> > Personally (and incidentally) I consider it the height of rudeness to
> >> > include colours in print style sheets.
> >> 
> >> I fail to see why. 
> >
> >At present it is - colour ink is very expensive, so to waste your
> >customer/page viewer's money on colour ink, which adds nothing to
> >printed pages (black is almost always better and much faster). 
> 
> That's OK.  Scrounging users will set a user style sheet that removes the
> colour.

Yes, or have a monochrome printer, as most people (still) do.

This is now off-topic for www-style. I have crossposted to ciwass; please
direct followups *only* to ciwass.

Michael Hamm
BA, Math, Sept. '00
msh210@nyu.edu
http://www.crosswinds.net/~msh210/
Received on Wednesday, 16 February 2000 12:58:28 GMT

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