[R] Inappropriate color name
kev|n@thorpe @end|ng |rom utoronto@c@
Mon Nov 16 20:11:54 CET 2020
This is a standard colour palette name that has been in use for years. R did not invent it. It simply uses the standard names. Look up indianred on google. You will find Wikipedia entries, hex codes for the colour, etc.
This has nothing to do with R, in my opinion.
Kevin E. Thorpe
Head of Biostatistics, Applied Health Research Centre (AHRC)
Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute of St. Michael's
Assistant Professor, Dalla Lana School of Public Health
University of Toronto
email: kevin.thorpe using utoronto.ca Tel: 416.864.5776 Fax: 416.864.3016
On 2020-11-16, 1:39 PM, "R-help on behalf of Lainey Gallenberg" <r-help-bounces using r-project.org on behalf of laineygallenberg using gmail.com> wrote:
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I'm hoping someone on here knows the appropriate place/contact for me to
lodge a complaint about a color name in the "colors" function. I was
shocked to see there are four named color options that include the term
"indianred." Surely these colors can be changed to something less
offensive- my suggestion is "blush." How can I find out who to contact
about making this happen?
Thank you in advance for any suggestions.
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