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From Brian Behlendorf <br...@organic.com>
Subject Re: Colouring books..
Date Wed, 04 Jun 1997 04:51:21 GMT
On Tue, 3 Jun 1997, Marc Slemko wrote:
> On Tue, 3 Jun 1997, Rodent of Unusual Size wrote:
> 
> >     Since no-one objected, I'm about to make the first pass through
> >     the manual pages and apache-site pages and
> > 
> >      1. make the background white and the text colours canonical (thanks
> >         again, Marc!)
> 
> Are you certain that all clients properly support the text color names:
> 
>    <BODY BGCOLOR="white" TEXT="black" LINK="blue" VLINK="navy" ALINK="red">
> 
> ISTR some only supporting the RGB numerical format, but that could be my
> imagination...

Yes, I posted a message this weekend, a Netscape 1.1 user had problems because
his browser tried to interpret "white" as "#0000e0" (think "whitE_"), which I
think was totally hilarious, but does suggest we should use "#OOOOOO". "blue"
would probably get rendered as "#000e00".

	Brian

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