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

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@annevk.nl>
Date: Thu, 18 Jun 2015 07:21:17 +0200
Message-ID: <CADnb78hPj3pEJL0Na1CbifeAwB9UZTAZD6pxPYMqL=UdJ06V1g@mail.gmail.com>
To: Maciej Stachowiak <mjs@apple.com>
Cc: WHAT Working Group <whatwg@lists.whatwg.org>, Benjamin Francis <bfrancis@mozilla.com>
On Wed, Jun 17, 2015 at 9:23 PM, Maciej Stachowiak <mjs@apple.com> wrote:
> (A.2) Add an attribute to <link> specifically for use in specifying the color for that icon, e.g. <link rel=mask-icon href=whatever.svg color=lightred>.
> (B.1) If the the color isn’t specified using the A method, use the theme color.
> My current preference out of these is (A.2)/(B.1).

This seems reasonable to me too. Though perhaps color="" should share
parsing with <input type=color>? More restrictive, but does not allow
transparency either, which CSS/<canvas>-like parsing would allow for.

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