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Re: New CSS1 draft -Reply



Charles Peyton Taylor wrote:
> >>> Bert Bos <Bert.Bos@sophia.inria.fr> 07/26/96 03:28pm >>>
> >...
> > - the color names are now the same as in HTML 3.2
> 
> Why?  I liked having the large pallet of colors to choose 
> from.  

Subjective names. "Cornflower" was the final straw. Studies proved that
poor-spelling bakers with little botanical knowledge invariably assumed
it was a sort of "powder yellow."