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From Janne Jalkanen <janne.jalka...@ecyrd.com>
Subject Re: legends
Date Sat, 21 Feb 2009 09:27:20 GMT

Yes, so this is something which we might want to consider for 3.0 (but  
not 2.x, since that still supports IE6).

/Janne

On 21 Feb 2009, at 00:24, Andrew Jaquith wrote:

> Yeah, but we're done with IE6, no? :)
>
> On Fri, Feb 20, 2009 at 5:12 PM, Janne Jalkanen
> <janne.jalkanen@ecyrd.com> wrote:
>>
>> I can't figure out a way to do this easily with pure CSS.  With  
>> Javascript
>> rewriting yes (we do that already for a few elements), but not pure  
>> CSS.
>>
>> Of course, quick googling shows that the <legend> -element seems to  
>> enjoy
>> rather variable support, especially in older browsers (including  
>> IE6).
>>
>> /Janne
>>
>> On 20 Feb 2009, at 15:41, Bob Paige wrote:
>>
>>> I saw an interesting wiki markup feature on FlexWiki this morning  
>>> and
>>> wonder
>>> the simplest way to implement something similar on JSPWiki.
>>>
>>> The effect is to display an HTML legend (
>>> http://www.w3schools.com/TAGS/tag_legend.asp). They used it to  
>>> frame a
>>> list
>>> of links or box of text. Similar to the %%information%% and % 
>>> %warning%%
>>> styles, I guess.
>>>
>>> The markup was pretty simple:
>>>
>>> Some_Legend_Caption: whatever I want listed in the box, [even links]
>>>
>>> So the syntax seemed to be any single word followed by a ':' was  
>>> displayed
>>> as a legend.
>>>
>>> Can we add legends through a new CSS style? I'm not familiar  
>>> enough with
>>> CSS
>>> to know if this is doable.
>>>
>>> The obvious solution would be to write a plugin that would  
>>> probably look
>>> like this:
>>>
>>> [{Legend title='this is  my title' whatever content I want here}]
>>>
>>> Thoughts?
>>>
>>> --
>>> Bobman
>>
>>


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