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Re: The colour lavender

From: Jukka K. Korpela <jkorpela@cs.tut.fi>
Date: Tue, 2 Nov 2004 19:10:59 +0200 (EET)
To: Vincent Lönngren <vincent.lonngren.759@student.lu.se>
Cc: www-validator-css@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.GSO.4.58.0411021909430.9286@korppi.cs.tut.fi>

On Tue, 2 Nov 2004, Vincent Lönngren wrote:

> When running a file through the validator, there was a problem with the
> colour lavender.
- -
> even though it is listed in
> http://www.w3.org/TR/SVG/types.html#ColorKeywords
>
> This confuses me greatly. Is it a valid colour or is it not?

It's not a defined colour name in CSS; hence a conforming browser must
ignore a declaration that uses it.

SVG is distinct from CSS.

-- 
Jukka "Yucca" Korpela, http://www.cs.tut.fi/~jkorpela/
Received on Tuesday, 2 November 2004 17:11:59 GMT

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