antanova

MOVED: My blog is now at http://antanova.com/blog

solution #2

It seems that there is more than one way to skin a cat. Ages ago I wrote about a mad IE duplicating text bug that would repeat bits of content lower down on the page. It had me scratching my head for a little while wondering how IE could be home to yet another bug, especially one this weird. My old friend Google came to the rescue in the end, showing me a cure.

Now though there appears to be a new and even simpler cure. The problem occurs when you have two floats, and comments between them. The solution I used previously was to remove the comments, but now it appears that another fix is simply to add display:inline to the css rule for the floats. I pretty much do that automatically now, to avoid IE doubling the margin around floats, so it fits right in, and means I can forget about removing comments from my code.

Labels:

Jason posted this on Wednesday, February 20, 2008 at 9:55 am. Leave comment.

Blogmarks button Digg button furl button magnolia button Google Bookmarks button StumbleUpon button Yahoo MyWeb button

Number of comments: 1

Anonymous SBTVD says:

Hello. This post is likeable, and your blog is very interesting, congratulations :-). I will add in my blogroll =). If possible gives a last there on my blog, it is about the SBTVD, I hope you enjoy. The address is http://sbtvd.blogspot.com. A hug.http://sbtvd.blogspot.com/

This comment was posted on 7:34 pm