[Standards] [STANDARDS] XEP-0394: too weak to replace XEP-0071

Sam Whited sam at samwhited.com
Fri Mar 16 15:58:43 UTC 2018


On Fri, Mar 16, 2018, at 09:20, Tedd Sterr wrote:
> For displaying coloured text on a badly contrasting background, e.g. 
> white text on a white background, this can easily be handled 
> intelligently by the receiving client: the client knows its own 
> background colour, so if receiving white text it can either display this 
> as light grey text or simply ignore the colouring entirely.

It could be, but given that this was a feature before and no client ever implemented this I don't see why it's something we should suddenly rely on now.

—Sam


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