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Re: Relative positioning

From: Sjoerd Visscher <sjoerd@heeten.nl>
Date: Tue, 1 Feb 2000 17:28:07 +0100
Message-ID: <001201bf6cd1$5e697f00$1400000a@beneden>
To: "firespring" <firespring@nfx.net>, "www-style" <www-style@w3.org>
> The change here is that I added one paragraph of text to the MAIN div,
> but made no change to the position of the FOOTER div. The result is
> that they now overlap egregiously.
This problem is relatively simple fixed:

You place the main and footer inside another div.
Then you make the new div absolutely positioned.
The main and footer div will stack above eachother like the normally do.

I've modified your example to show this.

Sjoerd Visscher

Received on Tuesday, 1 February 2000 11:34:07 UTC

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