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From "Simon Lessard" <simon.lessar...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: panelNavigation bug in Firefox 2.0 RC3
Date Wed, 25 Oct 2006 17:05:00 GMT
Hmm little follow-up. I can reproduce the issue only when tabs are placed in
a panelBox (HTML table imbrication issue maybe?) Works fine in IE

On 10/24/06, Simon Lessard <simon.lessard.3@gmail.com> wrote:
>
> Even if it is a Firefox bug, we would still have to tweak the component to
> work, unless they fix it really fast. Considering how much IE patching we do
> it's not that bad.
>
> On 10/24/06, Arash Rajaeeyan <arash.rajaeeyan@gmail.com> wrote:
> >
> > why not report this bug to firefox developers?
> >
> > On 10/25/06, Arjuna Wijeyekoon <arjuna@gmail.com> wrote:
> > >
> > > this same problem (of needing nbsp to display empty table cells)
> > occurred
> > > back in the days of Netscape 4.7.
> > > It would suck if they've regressed back to that.
> > > Back then, we had to solve this by having a special ResponseWriter.
> > > The special ResponseWriter would detect if a <TD> was followed by a
> > </TD>
> > > with no intervening non-whitespace character, and
> > > automatically insert an NBSP for netscape.
> > > --arjuna
> > >
> > >
> > > On 10/24/06, Matt Cooper <matt.faces@gmail.com > wrote:
> > > >
> > > > Hi Simon,
> > > >
> > > > I've seen similar issues to this but not yet with Firefox 2.0.
> > > >
> > > > It can be a pretty annoying issue because placing text into
> > something
> > > that
> > > > didn't contain text before may alter its dimensions--even if a
> > specific
> > > > width and height are specified.  When that was the case, I believe
> > we
> > > > worked
> > > > around it by specifying either a "line-height: 1px;" style or
> > possibly
> > > an
> > > > "overflow: hidden;" style.  If the container is larger than a
> > character,
> > > > then there is nothing to worry about.
> > > >
> > > > On a somewhat related note, I'm not sure the DOM structure of the
> > tabs
> > > in
> > > > the navigationPane are even in a format that is very flexible for
> > > > alternative appearances.  I'd be happy to see it restructured to be
> > less
> > > > reliant on tables--possibly even structured so the DOM elements
> > actually
> > > > overlap instead of having graphics to give the illusion of
> > overlapping
> > > > tabs.
> > > >
> > > > Thanks,
> > > > Matt
> > > >
> > > > On 10/24/06, Simon Lessard < simon.lessard.3@gmail.com> wrote:
> > > > >
> > > > > Hello all,
> > > > >
> > > > > There's a small bug with panelNavigation in tab mode in Firefox
> > 2.0
> > > > (didn't
> > > > > check 1.5) where the tab borders are not rendered. I think it's
> > > because
> > > > > Firefox renders some elements only if they contain something.
> > Since
> > > tabs
> > > > > structure only use some td for background image, it fails. I think
> > I
> > > had
> > > > > the
> > > > > same problem with panelBox and I ended adding a small &nbsp;
I
> > might
> > > > have
> > > > > to
> > > > > check.
> > > > >
> > > > > Anyone else has experience with this or comments for the potential
> >
> > > fix?
> > > > >
> > > > >
> > > > > Regards,
> > > > >
> > > > > ~ Simon
> > > > >
> > > > >
> > > >
> > > >
> > >
> > >
> >
> >
> > --
> > Arash Rajaeeyan
> >
> >
>

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