[rfc-i] draft-iab-rfcformatreq-01

John R Levine johnl at taugh.com
Thu Jan 17 09:30:25 PST 2013


>> Also when you say monochrome, do you mean greyscale?  It's hard to
>> think of a printer or display these days that can't do grey.
>
> Nevertheless, I think the insistence on black and white is correct.
> We should not *depend* on greyscale for readability, IMHO. In other
> words, colour and greyscale are allowed, but a black and white version
> must provide complete information.

Having seen a lot of really ugly shadings and halftones that attempt to 
represent multiple values using only visible black dots, I'd rather allow 
grey.

Regards,
John Levine, johnl at taugh.com, Taughannock Networks, Trumansburg NY
"I dropped the toothpaste", said Tom, crestfallenly.


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