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From Andrew Jaquith <andrew.r.jaqu...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: legends
Date Fri, 20 Feb 2009 22:24:38 GMT
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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