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Re: W3C homepage in IE6 suggestion

From: Ian Jacobs <ij@w3.org>
Date: Sat, 5 Dec 2009 17:40:52 -0600
Cc: Van Miranda <movinvan@gmail.com>, site-comments@w3.org
Message-Id: <B4D9756E-50DE-4D09-A33C-B44715C48325@w3.org>
To: Ian Jacobs <ij@w3.org>

On 2 Dec 2009, at 3:35 PM, Ian Jacobs wrote:

>
> On 2 Dec 2009, at 3:00 PM, Van Miranda wrote:
>
>> Hi,
>>
>> I'm responding to your twitter post re: the IE6 rendering issues  
>> after removing the XML declaration.  The following is my suggestion  
>> to fix the cleared #w3c_nav element in the mast header in IE6.  I  
>> have only briefly tested that it works in Firefox, as well.
>
> Van,
>
> Thanks a ton for replying to the tweet. I'll do a few tests to  
> confirm.

Hi Van,

We took a slightly different approach in the fix. Let me know if it  
works ok for you.

  _ Ian

>
> Much appreciated,
>
>  _ Ian
>
>>
>> The changes I made to the CSS are as follows, commenting the red  
>> and adding the green text.
>>
>> #w3c_nav{
>>    /*clear: none;*/
>>    float:right;
>>    width:80%;
>>    overflow:hidden;
>>    _overflow:visible;
>>    zoom:1;
>> }
>>
>> #w3c_mast h1{
>>    /*float:left;*/
>>    position:absolute;
>>    float:none;
>>    padding:0;
>>    text-align:right;
>>    height: 107px;
>> }
>>
>> That worked in my test environment.  Best of luck!
>>
>> Thanks
>> Van Miranda
>> twitter.com/van_miranda
>>
>
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