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Re: [CfC] adding 'rebeccapurple' color to CSS Color Level 4

From: Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage@gmail.com>
Date: Thu, 19 Jun 2014 08:16:57 -0700
Message-ID: <CAAWBYDBxSvZwhGo_0wUrJ26e6QCmgvW-nGSMkOOGd8uoWNBg9Q@mail.gmail.com>
To: Daniel Glazman <daniel.glazman@disruptive-innovations.com>
Cc: "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>
On Thu, Jun 19, 2014 at 8:04 AM, Daniel Glazman
<daniel.glazman@disruptive-innovations.com> wrote:
> (co-chair hat on)
>
> Following a proposal sent to social media, it is suggested
> to add the named color 'rebeccapurple', for value #663399, to
> CSS Color Level 4. This is a tribute to Eric Meyer's daughter
> who recently passed away and a mark of support from all the
> Web community to Eric. I requested to ping Eric to be absolutely
> sure he is ok with this; he responded "he was honored by the gesture,
> and would love to accept it".
>
> Some implementors (Mozilla, Apple, Google and Microsoft) have already
> said they will implement and ship the new value.
>
> So this is a Call for Consensus on that proposal.
>
> Unless there is an objection in reply to the present message
> before this friday 11:59pm pacific time, I will declare consensus and
> the value will be added to CSS Color Level 4.

As co-editor of the spec, strongly approve.

~TJ
Received on Thursday, 19 June 2014 15:17:44 UTC

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