OT: Question about RGB color method

Grant Edwards grante at visi.com
Tue Apr 10 21:50:59 CEST 2007


On 2007-04-10, John Salerno <johnjsal at NOSPAMgmail.com> wrote:

> Sorry for this non-Python question, but since it's computer related

It isn't.  Computer-related, that is.

> I'm wondering, why do computers use a RGB color scheme instead
> of the primary colors?

The same reason televisions and all other additive-mixing media
use RGB:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Primary_colors

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