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Re: Question about default colors

From: (wrong string) ł Majchrowicz <mmajchrowicz@gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 23 Apr 2007 16:51:36 +0200
Message-ID: <3d3168e50704230751n1372ff02jb62576b918ea0cd9@mail.gmail.com>
To: Spartanicus <mk98762@gmail.com>, www-style@w3.org

Isn't it enough to just set body background-color(like in
example.html)? It's much simpler than using transparency and other
stuff? Moreover if the developer receives a company logo he is usually
not allowed to change it in any aspect...
Regards Michal.

On 4/23/07, Spartanicus <mk98762@gmail.com> wrote:
> "Micha│ Majchrowicz" <mmajchrowicz@gmail.com> wrote:
> >Okay you want an example.
> >The site looks horrible with background-color not set:
> >http://sectroyer.110mb.com/ex1.png
> >So you have to set background-color:
> >http://sectroyer.110mb.com/example.html
> 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.
> --
> Spartanicus
Received on Monday, 23 April 2007 14:51:55 UTC

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