New website ?

Tim Parkin tim at
Mon Jan 16 10:43:48 EST 2006

Tim Chase wrote:
>> The nav styles have crept back in sync with the rest of the
>> site.. ;-) can you check again and tell me if it looks ok (and
>> if not get me another screenie?)
> Sorry it took so long to get back to you.  It looked fine from home, but
> the originals were snapped back at work (where my configuration is diff.)
> With the regular style, they don't overlap, but they look cramped:
> With the "large text" page style, the original problem returns:
> Both shots are from Mozilla Suite 1.7, but they look about the
> same in FF.
Thanks Tim!! If it works with the regular styles then we're onto a
winner (I'd not changed the large styles one... one step at a time at
the moment).

> It seems to be a font-size issue.  When I crank the font rather
> small (using ctrl+plus and ctrl+minus), the overlap becomes
> pretty bad.  When I crank the font-size up larger, it seems to
> make the problem go away (except for the fact I end up with fonts
> that can be read across the room ;)  This symptom is worse in FF
> than in MozSuite, though I might not have fonts set the same way
> (one may have a minimum-allowed font size, while the other may
> not, or something like that).
Yeah, the min font size is causing the problems.. the basefont size of
the body is larger than the basefont size of the menu. Hence the min
font size affects the menu first (which means they don't match).

I'll post again when I've updated the main site.



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