[thelist] Dreamweaver bitchfest

Peter Kaulback pkaulbak at idirect.ca
Sat Mar 16 10:29:01 CST 2002

What editor are you using to work with the code?
FW html when imported into DW can be quite interesting sometimes I agree,
but knowing your editor can help us to see your view point.

Peter Kaulback

In the hour of 10:14 AM 3/16/2002 -0500, Nicole Parrot spoke this:
> >     | Reasons:
> >     | 1. everything's been done with absolute positioning,
> >     | using div tags. That means the order in which things
> > DW does not do anything with DIVs, I wonder what gives you that idea. It
> > is perhaps an incompetent HTML coder who smooshed everything into DIVs
> > before you got the pages to clean up.
>I meant that everything in the code I've been handed was done with absolute
>positioning...  And said code has been done with Dreamweaver, but now that I
>have my hands deep in it, I see the problem areas are mainly done with
>Fireworks.. Tables with 10 rows, and 9 columns, while 5 rows and 1 column
>would be enough... sigh..
>As for the DIVs, I am 100% certain that the designer has no idea how to hand
>code, so it had to be done via DW/Fireworks..
>Ok, back to work.... sigh..

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