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From Thorsten Scherler <thors...@apache.org>
Subject Re: WYSIWYG testing of new CSS-settings on your Forrest-site with FireFox and EditCSS
Date Fri, 05 Nov 2004 08:36:20 GMT
Ferdinand Soethe escribió:
> I discovered a way of testing and developing new CSS-settings on a
> given Forrest installation.
> 
> Required: Firefox Browser in current version (a must have anyway!)
> Install:  EditCSS-Extension that can be found http://editcss.mozdev.org/
>           (Tiny download, takes only seconds to install)
> 
> Use:
> 
> 1. Now open your Forrest site in Forefox
> 2. Select menu item View-Sidebar-EditCSS
> 3. Select Action-Reload from Sidebar Menu
> 
> The sidebar will now show the currently used stylesheet for your
> Forrest-page. Any change to the styles will immediately show in the
> Forrest-page.
> 
> Example:
> 
> 1. Find '#tabs' and change the fontsize to 50%.
> 
> As soon as you type it, you can see the fontsize of the tabs shrink.
> I think this is as close to WYSIWYG-editing of styles as you can get.
> 
> Should I put this into a howto?
> 

Yeah, sounds nice. Go ahead and put it to jira.

One question can I save my changes again into the /src/ and not the /build/?

-- 
thorsten

"Together we stand, divided we fall"
Hey you (Pink Floyd)


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