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Re: [css-color] Safari 7 is color-managing CSS colors?

From: Dean Jackson <dino@apple.com>
Date: Sat, 07 Dec 2013 06:53:35 +1100
Cc: www-style list <www-style@w3.org>
Message-id: <B06E8FB5-253C-4F45-8173-704CE2280764@apple.com>
To: "Tab Atkins Jr." <jackalmage@gmail.com>
Yes, we now follow the CSS spec and match to sRGB.

Dean

On 6 Dec 2013, at 2:27 pm, Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage@gmail.com> wrote:

> It looks like Safari 7 has begun managing CSS colors, without
> mentioning this to anyone.  In particular, if you visit
> <http://www.libpng.org/pub/png/colorcube/colorcube-pngs-iCCP-CSS.html>
> on a wide-gamut (non-sRGB) monitor, the squares and their borders will
> be different colors on Chrome and Firefox, but the same color in
> Safari 7.
> 
> (If you visit it on an sRGB monitor you won't see anything special,
> since the border colors will be in sRGB even in the browsers that
> don't color-correct.)
> 
> I haven't yet tested whether they color-manage untagged images as
> well, as required by CSS.
> 
> Anyone from Apple have any further details?
> 
> ~TJ
> 
Received on Friday, 6 December 2013 19:54:34 UTC

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