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Re: Gameboard - updated source a little...

From: Ian Hickson <py8ieh@bath.ac.uk>
Date: Tue, 15 Dec 1998 22:12:31 +0000 (BST)
To: "Jeffrey S. Brenan" <talents@mail3.bunt.com>
cc: StyleSheets <www-style@w3.org>
Message-ID: <Pine.GSO.4.04.9812152208230.4333-100000@amos.bath.ac.uk>
On Tue, 15 Dec 1998, Jeffrey S. Brenan wrote:

> I could REALLY use a page the gives me the LOW DOWN on how to make
> positioning WORK on NETSCAPE AND IE.

For IE, position:static, position:relative and position:absolute work
(IIRC) as it says in the spec (http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-CSS2/). IE does
not support position:fixed.

For Netscape, here is how to make positioning work: You Can't.

Netscape is fundamentally broken in its implementation of
position:absolute, and does not support and other value other than

BTW, this forum is not a question-and-answer stylesheet support mailing
list. It is designed for discussion of the CSS3 specification. Please
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Ian Hickson
Received on Tuesday, 15 December 1998 17:12:34 UTC

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