Gantt: Add support for #color

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asked Apr 22 in Wanted features by DevilDog5280 (160 points)
edited Apr 22 by DevilDog5280
To apply color to a project-item the phrase 'is colored in' must be used.

However, for virtually all PlantUML diagrams the keyword #color is used instead.

Requiring users to learn a new key phrase, when an existing keyword is available is cumbersome.

I'm presently promoting PlantUML within my company and syntax inconsistencies like this slow-down adoption.

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answered Apr 22 by plantuml (226,800 points)
Thanks for the suggestion, and sorry about that.

Could you post a very simple example of your envisioned syntax ?

It would help!
commented Apr 22 by DevilDog5280 (160 points)
Sure - I'll remember to provide syntax in future posts.

Existing Syntax:

[Design] is colored in lightblue

Proposed Syntax

[Design] #lightblue

Similar Syntax:

node Server #lightblue
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