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Re: Suggestion about invalid colors

From: Lachlan Hunt <lachlan.hunt@lachy.id.au>
Date: Thu, 27 Apr 2006 15:14:30 +1000
Message-ID: <44505336.5090700@lachy.id.au>
To: Philip Mak <pmak@aaanime.net>
CC: www-validator-css@w3.org

Philip Mak wrote:
> Regarding this error:
>> Invalid number : color brown is not a color value : brown
> It would be nice if it told me the correct hex value (e.g. #123456) to
> replace "brown" (which most browsers support, but isn't in the
> standard) with. Right now to fix this, I'd have to load the page in my
> browser, screenshot it, then use a color dropper on the brown to
> figure out its hex value.

You could just look it up in the CSS3 Color Module draft, where these 
keywords are being standardised.

Lachlan Hunt
Received on Thursday, 27 April 2006 05:14:52 UTC

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