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Re: [css4-color] #RGBA

From: Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage@gmail.com>
Date: Sat, 11 Sep 2010 08:19:28 -0700
Message-ID: <AANLkTik0V_vXFTQsTCWQjGR6ZCqR45cxc2XgoW+aWwj0@mail.gmail.com>
To: Alan Gresley <alan@css-class.com>
Cc: Brian Manthos <brianman@microsoft.com>, Eduard Pascual <herenvardo@gmail.com>, Patrick Garies <w3c.www-style@patrick.garies.name>, "mollyh@opera.com" <mollyh@opera.com>, Christoph Päper <christoph.paeper@crissov.de>, "www-style@w3.org list" <www-style@w3.org>
On Sat, Sep 11, 2010 at 7:52 AM, Alan Gresley <alan@css-class.com> wrote:
> Tab Atkins Jr. wrote:
>> As well, this isn't a race.  There are three color syntaxes.  The fact
>> that two of them happen to refer to the same color-space is
>> irrelevant.
>
> HSL uses sRGB color-space.

Right; I may be using the wrong term.  What I mean is that the volume
carved out by the valid ranges of the parameters in abstract space,
and the distribution of colors therein, is the same between rgb() and
#rgb, but different for hsl().

~TJ
Received on Saturday, 11 September 2010 15:20:21 GMT

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