[pydotorg-www] Grid for python.org (Was: Website formatting problem)

Patrick Ben Koetter p at python.org
Mon Feb 20 21:27:30 CET 2012

* anatoly techtonik <techtonik at gmail.com>:
> > Without having looked at it closer I think using ANY framework will not solve
> > the problem. You'd end up barking up the wrong tree.
> >
> > The problem seems to be located with current CSS settings a particular
> > browser, here Chrome.
> >
> > The right way [tm] to handle this is to use a reset.css and then build
> > everything from scratch. You don't want to do that with the current website.
> >
> > But if I were to code the CSS for the new python.org site I'd use a reset.css
> > in any case. It set the ground for equal CSS interpretation in all browsers.
> > That's something you can build from. Anything else will get you in trouble.
> Thanks. IMO http://meyerweb.com/eric/tools/css/reset/  should be added
> to python.org regardless of PSF > redesign plans.

I advise against it in the current website state. It will likely worsen
everything and you'll end up 'fixing' issues that weren't there in the first.

Patrick Ben Koetter <patrick at python.org>
Python.org Postmaster Team

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