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Re: [CSS3 gcpm] CMYK colors and allowed values.

From: Thomas Phinney <tphinney@cal.berkeley.edu>
Date: Fri, 31 Jul 2009 07:59:48 -0700
Message-ID: <f49ae6ac0907310759m280aa26dsd6a4d78df6ea898d@mail.gmail.com>
To: Chris Murphy <lists@colorremedies.com>
Cc: W3C style mailing list <www-style@w3.org>, Ludger Buenger <ludger.buenger@realobjects.com>
On Fri, Jul 31, 2009 at 5:42 AM, Chris Murphy<lists@colorremedies.com> wrote:
> But better RGB handling is needed for paper-based publishing as well. There
> *are* RGB output devices. All desktop inkjet printers are RGB for example.

Well, sort of. Their drivers require data to be sent to them in RGB
form... which they then proceed to translate internally to CMYK (or
perhaps CcMmYK in some cases, which may or may not go through CMYK
first), since their actual imaging model is CMYK based.


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