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Re: [CSS21] Test Suite

From: Henri Sivonen <hsivonen@iki.fi>
Date: Fri, 23 Jul 2004 23:26:12 +0300
Message-Id: <8A19A3E6-DCE6-11D8-9617-003065B8CF0E@iki.fi>
Cc: www-style@w3.org
To: Chris Lilley <chris@w3.org>

On Jul 23, 2004, at 22:37, Chris Lilley wrote:

> Its a fallacy that gamma correction (and color management in general, 
> of
> which gamma correction is the 80:20 point) is applicable only to high
> end print and specialized usage.

The bigger fallacy is the idea that you could guess the display gamma 
by looking at the name of the OS.

I'm writing this on a Mac with roughly 2.2 gamma and I get seriously 
annoyed when some developer (eg. my TV card vendor) decides to apply a 
semi-arbitrary gamma change because the OS is called Mac OS something.

-- 
Henri Sivonen
hsivonen@iki.fi
http://iki.fi/hsivonen/
Received on Friday, 23 July 2004 16:26:26 GMT

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