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[csswg-drafts] [css-color-adjust-1][mediaqueries-5] Fold `forced-colors` and `prefers-contrast`? (#3856)

From: fantasai via GitHub <sysbot+gh@w3.org>
Date: Fri, 19 Apr 2019 21:59:48 +0000
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fantasai has just created a new issue for https://github.com/w3c/csswg-drafts:

== [css-color-adjust-1][mediaqueries-5] Fold `forced-colors` and `prefers-contrast`? ==
Was trying to work out authoring advice for responding to forced-colors mode and drafted up

> Authors are encouraged to simplify the contrast in their pages when '@media/forced-colors' is ''active'', reducing effects such as shadows, fades, blurs, filters, gradients, and image or pattern fills that add complexity to discerning shape outlines.

But what I noticed is that this advice is probably also applicable any time `(prefers-contrast)` is true (i.e. when it is `low` or `high` but not `no-preference`). Which made me wonder if `forced-colors: active` should instead be `prefers-contrast: forced`?

Please view or discuss this issue at https://github.com/w3c/csswg-drafts/issues/3856 using your GitHub account
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