[whatwg] Color attributes

Simon Pieters simonp at opera.com
Tue Feb 10 21:04:26 PST 2009

On Wed, 11 Feb 2009 01:22:59 +0100, Ian Hickson <ian at hixie.ch> wrote:

> On Thu, 16 Oct 2008, Simon Pieters wrote:
>> Color attributes in HTML have special processing. [...]
>> It seems that some pages use three-digit notation and expect it to work
>> as in CSS. I've made the algorithm do that and I've drafted up a spec
>> for this:
>>    http://simon.html5.org/specs/html-color-attributes
> The spec now defines this.

It seems the spec lacks the CSS2 system colors and 'transparent'.

Simon Pieters
Opera Software

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