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Re: Question about default colors

From: Spartanicus <mk98762@gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 23 Apr 2007 15:44:39 +0100
Message-ID: <n2m-g.s3hp23t4lgm4cr91s5qpr1gbmnf6qdsmug@4ax.com>
To: www-style@w3.org

"Micha³ Majchrowicz" <mmajchrowicz@gmail.com> wrote:

>Okay you want an example.
>The site looks horrible with background-color not set:
>So you have to set background-color:

Sorry, I do not see any problem there. 

The Google image in the screencap may look a bit out of place
stylistically, but that does not constitute a problem. If an author
wants to prevent such minor stylistic clashes with a potential user
stylesheet then they should avoid images of text (this is a good idea
regardless), or they can use an alpha transparent background for the
image with a contrasting colour fringe around the lettering (like
shadows) to ensure legibility of the text in the image against an
arbitrary background colour.

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