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From Jeff Turner <je...@apache.org>
Subject Re: Quirks -> Standards-compliance mode rendering
Date Sat, 08 Feb 2003 05:10:38 GMT
On Fri, Feb 07, 2003 at 09:05:36AM +0100, Nicola Ken Barozzi wrote:
...
> >I checked in Netscape 4.79 on Linux and everything seems
> >not too bad. Is that because our CSS and HTML has improved
> >since those discussions?
> 
> That's what I think too.
> 
> I have checked the other skins too, and they seem to work fine.

krysalis-site looks terrible on my box.  The selected tab is unreadable,
and the font is much smaller:

http://cvs.apache.org/~jefft/tmp/krysalis-after.png
http://cvs.apache.org/~jefft/tmp/krysalis-before.png


--Jeff

> Actually the avalon-tigris skin works much better, and renders the same 
> now in IE and Mozilla, which is the primary reason why I put it in.
> 
> If there are outstanding issues that crop out, we should remove that, of 
> course. I thought that now was ok to do it, seeing the results. In fact 
> we have changed a bit our expectance on the skin: we wanted initially to 
> have it look equivalent even in older browsers, but now, with the 
> soon2come css skin, it will not be so.
> 
> BTW, if you look at the tigris style, they have
> 
> <!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//Tigris//DTD XHTML 1.0 Transitional//EN"
> "http://style.tigris.org/tigris_transitional.dtd">
> 
> which is quite unusual AFAIK.
> 
> -- 
> Nicola Ken Barozzi                   nicolaken@apache.org
>             - verba volant, scripta manent -
>    (discussions get forgotten, just code remains)
> ---------------------------------------------------------------------
> 

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