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RE: [CSS3 Colors] HSL colors, hue and allowed values, [CSS3 gcpm] CMYK colors and allowed values.

From: David Perrell <davidp@hpaa.com>
Date: Thu, 30 Jul 2009 19:21:18 -0700
To: "W3C style mailing list" <www-style@w3.org>
CMYK is not a perceptual color spec. CMYK specifies halftone screen values
to be used in offset printing. How it is eventually perceived depends on ink
manufacture, printing press adjustments, paper stock, lighting and other
variables. I don't understand why the CSS spec should be concerned with

David Perrell
Received on Friday, 31 July 2009 02:22:31 UTC

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