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Re: [css-color] Starting CSS Color 4

From: Hawken Rives <hawkrives@gmail.com>
Date: Thu, 4 Apr 2013 00:01:01 -0500
Message-ID: <CALFTsnmr_Dbhip=h=DdsojMXz5=k1T6v9dpLOb9Pr0SP6Oih5Q@mail.gmail.com>
To: Dirk Schulze <dschulze@adobe.com>
Cc: "Tab Atkins Jr." <jackalmage@gmail.com>, www-style list <www-style@w3.org>
Did the WG decide against using Tab's color() proposal[1], or was that
never submitted? I really liked it as an idea.

[1]: http://www.xanthir.com/b4Jp0
[2]: http://www.xanthir.com/b4JS1


On Wed, Apr 3, 2013 at 11:34 PM, Dirk Schulze <dschulze@adobe.com> wrote:

>
> On Apr 3, 2013, at 2:47 PM, Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage@gmail.com> wrote:
>
> > I just drafted up a CSS Color 4 draft.  It's only a few changes from
> level 3:
> >
> > * rgb() and rgba() functions now accept <number> rather than <integer>.
> > * hsl() and hsla() functions now accept <angle> as well as <number> for
> hues.
> > * All uses of <alpha-value> now accept <percentage> as well as <number>.
> > * 4 and 8-digit hex colors have been added, to specify transparency.
> > * The color-correction property has been pulled in from the
> > unpublished Color Correction proposal.
> >
> > The first three are consistency/usability fixes, the fourth is
> > something I requested a long time ago, and the fifth seems useful and
> > appropriate to include in this module, rather than its own module.
> >
> > Do we think that 'color-correction' is sufficiently mature to go into
> > this level?  Are there any other features that might be appropriate to
> > include (perhaps the other color-* properties from SVG)?
>
> SVG2[1] has support for ICC profiles and LAB colors which might be
> implemented in a general manner and would fit into CSS Color IMO.
>
> Greetings
> Dirk
>
> [1] https://svgwg.org/svg2-draft/single-page.html#chapter-color
>
>
>
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