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Re: [whatwg] brand-color meta extension

From: Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage@gmail.com>
Date: Thu, 26 Jun 2014 13:37:44 -0700
Message-ID: <CAAWBYDBzUSA2esOZroBVfS9H2+1r_reTiyud21-BLUmG-mfsrA@mail.gmail.com>
To: Mathias Bynens <mathiasb@opera.com>
Cc: "whatwg@whatwg.org" <whatwg@whatwg.org>, Tao Bai <michaelbai@google.com>
On Thu, Jun 26, 2014 at 1:33 PM, Mathias Bynens <mathiasb@opera.com> wrote:
> On 26 Jun 2014, at 22:24, Mathias Bynens <mathiasb@opera.com> wrote:
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>> Interesting to see this would be only the second HTML attribute value to get parsed as a simple color (http://www.whatwg.org/specs/web-apps/current-work/multipage/common-microsyntaxes.html#simple-color) rather than a legacy color (the other one being `<input type=color value=foo>`).
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> Actually, the way it’s currently specced it wouldn’t be a parsed as a simple color value nor as a legacy color value. It should probably be one or the other (rather than introducing a third, new way to parse color values). https://github.com/whatwg/meta-brand-color/issues/1

Well, the third way is "as CSS", which already exists in the platform.

~TJ
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