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Re: [CfC] adding 'rebeccapurple' color to CSS Color Level 4

From: Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage@gmail.com>
Date: Thu, 19 Jun 2014 09:14:53 -0700
Message-ID: <CAAWBYDDn2+fsqkg56wVR2nEshB2JFe6aRY6Zk4i7NNNrAGTWfw@mail.gmail.com>
To: Daniel Glazman <daniel.glazman@disruptive-innovations.com>
Cc: "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>
Please note, all, that this is a CfC for the Working Group, not a
general request for responses from the community.  We normally make
decisions of this sort in our weekly telcon, but when something comes
up outside the timeline of that, we use CfCs to asynchronously make a

The actual list of WG members is somewhat large and confusing, so if
you are not a WG member, please either refrain from commenting in this
thread, or identify yourself clearly as not a member of the WG.

On Thu, Jun 19, 2014 at 8:04 AM, Daniel Glazman
<daniel.glazman@disruptive-innovations.com> wrote:
> (co-chair hat on)
> Following a proposal sent to social media, it is suggested
> to add the named color 'rebeccapurple', for value #663399, to
> CSS Color Level 4. This is a tribute to Eric Meyer's daughter
> who recently passed away and a mark of support from all the
> Web community to Eric. I requested to ping Eric to be absolutely
> sure he is ok with this; he responded "he was honored by the gesture,
> and would love to accept it".
> Some implementors (Mozilla, Apple, Google and Microsoft) have already
> said they will implement and ship the new value.
> So this is a Call for Consensus on that proposal.
> Unless there is an objection in reply to the present message
> before this friday 11:59pm pacific time, I will declare consensus and
> the value will be added to CSS Color Level 4.
> Thanks.
> </Daniel>
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