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Re: [css3-color] New last call for comments on CSS Color

From: L. David Baron <dbaron@dbaron.org>
Date: Tue, 22 Jul 2008 11:55:31 -0700
To: Stewart Brodie <stewart.brodie@antplc.com>
Cc: www-style@w3.org
Message-ID: <20080722185531.GA28189@pickering.dbaron.org>

On Tuesday 2008-07-22 10:56 +0100, Stewart Brodie wrote:
> "L. David Baron" <dbaron@dbaron.org> wrote:
> > On Monday 2008-07-21 18:40 -0700, David Perrell wrote:
> > > Does HSL get mapped to the sRGB color space?
> > 
> > Yes, since it is defined in terms of mapping hsl() to rgb(), and
> > rgb() is defined as sRGB.
> And this conversion happens at parse time, yes?

That's not defined by css3-color.  CSS property specifications only
say what the computed value is, not when it is computed.

However, a future object model specification may add additional
constraints to what must or must not be preserved at various places
in the object model.


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