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Re: [css-color] Have you considered standardizing a rgba(#RRGGBB, <alpha-value>) notation?

From: Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage@gmail.com>
Date: Fri, 10 May 2013 11:44:29 -0700
Message-ID: <CAAWBYDCeEmbpOn94o2gf-cnQ3jQH+B6h1O_cSExzj8wLwVGoTg@mail.gmail.com>
To: Lea Verou <lea@w3.org>
Cc: Brad Kemper <brad.kemper@gmail.com>, Sebastian Zartner <sebastianzartner@gmail.com>, "Sam L'ecuyer" <sam@cateches.is>, François REMY <francois.remy.dev@outlook.com>, Jake Archibald <jaffathecake@gmail.com>, Šime Vidas <sime.vidas@gmail.com>, www-style list <www-style@w3.org>
On Fri, May 10, 2013 at 11:23 AM, Lea Verou <lea@w3.org> wrote:
> On May 10, 2013, at 21:11, Tab Atkins Jr. wrote:
>> I can see the potential for a property that adjusts the computed-value
>> of other color properties in this way.  Call it 'color-adjust', have
>> its value be a number of property names and color-adjusters like what
>> color() has, in a comma-separated list.
>
> What use case does this cover that CSS Filters do not?

It seems completely unrelated.  If you just want to adjust the
border-color of a box on hover, for example darkening it to indicate
that it's "ready to be clicked", you can't do that with CSS filters.

~TJ
Received on Friday, 10 May 2013 18:50:30 UTC

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