1. x11-colors
    1. Introduction
    2. Requirements
    3. Usage
    4. Examples
    5. Author
    6. Version history
    7. License

x11-colors

Introduction

This extension maps named colors (as found in the X11 rgb.txt file) to RGB values. A single procedure is exported:

[procedure] (color COLOR)

Returns a vector containing the red, green and blue values for the given named color value. COLOR may be a 3-element list, a 3-element vector, a string or a symbol. RGB values are in the range 0 to 255. If a name is given as argument and no color can be found, COLOR returns #f. Color name comparisons are case-insensitive.

Requirements

matchable

Usage

 (require-extension x11-colors)

Examples

 (color "Peach Puff")  ==>  #(255 218 185)

Author

felix winkelmann

Version history

1.0
initial version

License

Copyright (c) 2009, Felix L. Winkelmann
All rights reserved.

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