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Re: CSS 3 color module and deprecation of "system" colors

From: Chris Lilley <chris@w3.org>
Date: Mon, 5 Sep 2005 20:54:51 +0200
Message-ID: <1543362458.20050905205451@w3.org>
To: "Patrick H. Lauke" <redux@splintered.co.uk>
Cc: www-style@w3.org

On Monday, September 5, 2005, 7:42:30 PM, Patrick wrote:

PHL> Chris Lilley wrote:

>> PHL>  and would posit that they can have quite a valuable role to
>> PHL> play in creating accessible style sheets that match the user's set
>> PHL> colour scheme / preferences (e.g. if a user has set their Windows
>> PHL> environment to High Contrast, a web page can be styled to follow that
>> PHL> preference).
PHL> [...]
>> Thinking about tests in a test suite, what would the pass criteria be?

PHL> Maybe I'm not enough of an engineer, but...what do you mean? Do you mean
PHL> if I have an example where system colours do something the more general 
PHL> "appearance" doesn't?

I mean, what do you write in the test, how is someone guided to see
wheter a particular implementation is conformant or not.

 Chris Lilley                    mailto:chris@w3.org
 Chair, W3C SVG Working Group
 W3C Graphics Activity Lead
 Co-Chair, W3C Hypertext CG
Received on Monday, 5 September 2005 18:55:01 UTC

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