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Re: [whatwg] A mask="" advisory flag for <link rel=icon>

From: Kornel Lesiński <kornel@geekhood.net>
Date: Wed, 17 Jun 2015 11:19:47 +0100
Message-Id: <D6FD9DF5-BD00-401C-9DB8-5E1B0E8EE265@geekhood.net>
To: WHAT Working Group <whatwg@lists.whatwg.org>
> - Change <link rel=icon mask> to <link rel=mask-icon>, but keep using the theme-color meta for the color

Please don't use meta theme-color. 

Financial Times' theme color is "salmon pink" (#fff1e0), but FT's logo must use black letters. 

FT's logo is:


and for Safari's icon it should be:


but theme-color makes it look like:


For this case Safari requires theme-color to be changed to black, but that would make the entire UI of Chrome for Android black, which is also unacceptable.

Kind regards, Kornel Lesiński
Received on Wednesday, 17 June 2015 10:20:21 UTC

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