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RE: X11 Colors (was Last call comments on CSS3 module: color)

From: <DPawson@rnib.org.uk>
Date: Wed, 29 May 2002 07:53:56 +0100
Message-ID: <9B66BBD37D5DD411B8CE00508B69700F024A7672@pborolocal.rnib.org.uk>
To: dean@w3.org, goessner@mecxpert.de
Cc: www-style@w3.org, www-svg@w3.org

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Dean Jackson [mailto:dean@w3.org]
> Sent: 28 May 2002 18:20

> On Tue, 28 May 2002, Stefan Goessner (MecXpert) wrote:
> > .. please can someone explain to those of us here at 
> www-svg, what exactly
> > is the problem with the X11 colors. personally i use them 
> for over a year
> > extensively with my svg files and really don't want to have 
> my code broken
> > some time.
> Don't worry just yet. I haven't seen anyone suggest we remove
> X11 colors from SVG, only deprecate them. Besides, SVG 1.0 is
> a Recommendation, so we can't do much to it anway. 

Hardly an explanation Dean?

What is the issue with X11 colours please?

Regards DaveP.


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