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Re: New Working Draft published: CSS3 module: Color

From: Tantek Celik <tantek@cs.stanford.edu>
Date: Thu, 08 Mar 2001 20:41:54 -0800
To: Dylan Schiemann <dylans@yahoo.com>, "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>
Message-ID: <1228009706-256303068@psdbay.com>
From: Dylan Schiemann <dylans@yahoo.com>
Date: Thu, Mar 8, 2001, 5:32 PM

> Regarding the X11 color keywords, I have to ask why
> these are becoming part of the spec.?  Don't flame me
> or take this as a flame, I just really want to know
> why.

In short, to codify common practice.

This is similar to what was done with HTML [1].

Thanks,

Tantek

[1]
 http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-html40/intro/intro.html#h-2.2.1
Received on Thursday, 8 March 2001 23:40:30 GMT

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