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Re: [CSS21] Test Suite

From: Chris Lilley <chris@w3.org>
Date: Fri, 23 Jul 2004 22:52:12 +0200
Message-ID: <841669022.20040723225212@w3.org>
To: Henri Sivonen <hsivonen@iki.fi>
Cc: www-style@w3.org

On Friday, July 23, 2004, 10:26:12 PM, Henri wrote:

HS> 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.

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

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

I can only agree. What is the MacoS call to get the LUT values?

 Chris Lilley                    mailto:chris@w3.org
 Chair, W3C SVG Working Group
 Member, W3C Technical Architecture Group
Received on Friday, 23 July 2004 16:52:12 UTC

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