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From "Adam Winer" <awi...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Re: Making labels wrap
Date Tue, 19 Dec 2006 17:04:33 GMT
Hrm, don't think that's what you'd get.  I think you'd get:

O Item 1 with a very long
Label that takes up
multiple lines.
O Item 2 with another very
long label

-- Adam


On 12/18/06, Daniel Hannum <dhannum@quovadx.com> wrote:
> I think he means that if I had a selectOneRadio with 2 options, the
> buttons would appear right next to the text
>
> O Item 1
> O Item 2
>
> But if I use a separate outputLabel I'd need to fake a two column
> layout, where column 1 is just the selectOneRadio with no labels and
> column 2 is the labels.
>
> If I did that, getting them to align correctly with wrapping labels is
> hard. I think I'd get something like this
>
> O Item 1 with a very long
> O Label that takes up
>   multiple lines.
>   Item 2 with another very
>   long label
>
> I hope my ASCII art came out right. The selectOneRadio control won't
> know how to space out the buttons because it doesn't know how big the
> labels are.
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Adam Winer [mailto:awiner@gmail.com]
> Sent: Sunday, December 17, 2006 1:33 PM
> To: adffaces-user@incubator.apache.org
> Subject: Re: Re: Making labels wrap
>
> If you're using outputLabel in conjunction with an input
> component, you should set simple="true" on the input
> component.
>
> Then you'd
>   - Also set required="true" on the outputLabel to get the
>     icon in the right spot
>   - Also add a tr:message to get the help text to show
>
> -- Adam
>
>
> On 12/16/06, Robert Morse <rmorse@mdesignz.com> wrote:
> > I have experienced the same problem.  I tried tr:outputLabel and that
> > wraps, but if the field is required, then the designator shows up
> > alongside the first radio button.  There's no way that I found to
> > have it place the required indicator near the text.  Help text for
> > the control is also broken.
> >
> >
> > On Dec 15, 2006, at 7:44 AM, Daniel Hannum wrote:
> >
> > > Hi, I have a few labels (on radio buttons) that are VERY long. I
> > > can't get
> > > them to wrap though. selectOneRadio will put nowrap on the td that
> > > surrounds
> > > the label. I've tried putting the css white-space tag everywhere I
> > > could.
> > >
> > >
> > >
> > > I could probably redesign the page to eliminate this, but I'd like
> > > to know
> > > if there are options I've overlooking.
> > >
> > >
> > >
> > > Thanks.
> > >
> > > Dan
> > >
> >
> >
>

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