> According to this classification, yellow is a dark color,
> as it were suitable as a foreground color for light backgrounds.
> I think that is a non-issue. Emacs never chooses foreground colors
> based on such a classification. The only thing Eacs does based on
> this classification is to set the background mode. So this
> classification has no relevance for anything else.
Sorry, I mixed foreground and background. That sentence should read
According to this classification, yellow is a dark color, as
suitable background color for a light foreground color.
> OTOH, the formula I proposed in January produces the same
> classification on TTY, xterm and X as:
> Dark: black red green blue magenta
> Light: yellow cyan white
> Could you propose it again now?