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 Function   [other Function type actions]

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 Color   [other Color operators]




Creates a colour: its arguments are integers ranging from 0 to 255 or an expression or attribute reference resolving to a number in this range. The value set is in hex form. For example:

$MyColor = rgb(255,0,0) sets a value of "#ff0000"

The individual channels of an RGB colour can be set or read using the '.red', '.green' and '.blue' Color data operators.

A Tinderbox Reference File : Actions & Rules : Operators : Full Operator List : rgb(red,green,blue)