Warring standards over color names

Rohit Khare (khare@pest.w3.org)
Tue, 20 Feb 96 16:19:28 -0500

Ah, the HTML battles never cease...

> . OmniWeb now supports all 140 named colors that
> Netscape does.
> Interestingly, named colors were an Internet Explorer
> innovation, but IE only had about 10 of them.

Bert, how 'bout a "Predefined color-like tokens" draft? :-)
You could mark it up in NetscapeHTML so everyone knows *exactly* which shades
to use...

It's just like some poker game: "I'll see your ten and raise ya -- A HUNDRED
and THIRTY! Wanna fold, boy-o?"

Rohit Khare