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Re: tidy.cfg question

From: sisterscape <sisterscape@yahoo.com>
Date: Tue, 8 Mar 2005 20:57:27 -0800 (PST)
Message-ID: <20050309045727.53462.qmail@web52607.mail.yahoo.com>
To: Arnaud Desitter <arnaud.desitter@ouce.ox.ac.uk>
Cc: html-tidy@w3.org

Thanks, Arnaud.  That seems to work (though resorting to little hacks
like that really bugs me).

--- Arnaud Desitter <arnaud.desitter@ouce.ox.ac.uk> wrote:
> 
> Try <div class="clear">&nbsp;</div>.
> 
> Regards,
> 
> ----- Original Message ----- 
> From: "sisterscape" <sisterscape@yahoo.com>
> Newsgroups: gmane.comp.web.html-tidy.user
> Sent: Tuesday, March 08, 2005 3:01 PM
> Subject: Re: tidy.cfg question
> 
> 
> > 
> > I am using tidy04aug00 with NoteTab lite - have been for years. 
> > Honestly, the Tidy Project Page http://tidy.sourceforge.net/ is
> pretty
> > incomprehensible to me.  You can see a working example of code at
> > http://www.strawbalehouse.com/new/sbale.html  BTW, some time ago, I
> had
> > someone help me adjust the .cfg file to prevent Tidy from throwing
> an
> > error on my correct DOCTYPE!
> > 
> > Sorry to be a bit dense but I am a designer not a programmer!
> Thanks
> > for your help.
> > 
> > 
> > --- Arnaud Desitter <arnaud.desitter@ouce.ox.ac.uk> wrote:
> >> Which version of tidy ? An small example ?
> >> 
> >> ----- Original Message ----- 
> >> From: "sisterscape" <sisterscape@yahoo.com>
> >> Newsgroups: gmane.comp.web.html-tidy.user
> >> Sent: Tuesday, March 08, 2005 6:49 AM
> >> Subject: tidy.cfg question
> >> 
> >> 
> >> > 
> >> > Easy question for you pros . . .
> >> > 
> >> > I use empty clearer <div>s in my CSS to make my layouts play
> nice.
> >> ;)
> >> > 
> >> > .clear {
> >> > height:1px;
> >> > overflow:hidden;
> >> > clear:both;
> >> > margin-top:-1px;
> >> > }
> >> > 
> >> > Currently, Tidy removes them and then my design breaks and I
> have
> >> to
> >> > redo everything. What do I need to add to the .cfg file so Tidy
> >> will
> >> > leave these empty <div>s alone?
> >> > 
> >> > TIA,
> >> > 
> >> > sisterscape
> >> > 
> >> 
> >> 
> > 
> > 
> > 
> > 
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