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Re: spacing issues arround forms

From: Irene Vatton <irene.vatton@inrialpes.fr>
Date: Thu, 13 Nov 2003 14:43:02 +0100
To: "John Russell" <ve3ll@rac.ca>
Cc: www-amaya@w3.org
Message-Id: <20031113144302.3726a17a.irene.vatton@inrialpes.fr>

On Fri,  7 Nov 2003 14:03:11 -0500 (EST)
"John Russell" <ve3ll@rac.ca> wrote:

> the attachment is a simple doc with two forms.
> Apparantly forms are block elements as they cant be
> placed side by side (unless using a table or css positioning ;-]  )
> Butwhat i am troubled with is that the gap between them is
> different for each browser and not adjustable (nope margin will not do it)
> amaya uses a very thin gap  while the other browsers use a size

I increased the gap but it can be removed by a CSS rule (margin: 0).

> that seems to be the font-size.  in fact if one sets the body font-size
> big the gap changes.  the other browsers do not change the gap.  
> but every one does it their own way ....   yet more problems
> for the designer  who may just concede that flash is more consistent
> and a better solution.  After all this time we are still in the cart and
> horse era... --
> john russell ve3ll@rac.ca [those are L's as in LLAMA]
> http://home.cogeco.ca/~ve3ll
> http://home.cogeco.ca/~trains
> http://home.cogeco.ca/~cipher


     Irene.
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