[thelist] CSS Positioning help - box outline probs in NS & Opera

Daniel Frey danieljohnfrey at yahoo.com
Tue Apr 9 05:35:01 CDT 2002

I think it's due to the with attribute in the CSS that you have set to
70% and 50% for the boxes.  I'd try:  1)  removing the width attribute
altogether or 2) setting it to 1% in order to trick the browser to
stretching to width.


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Message from Kevin (4/5/2002 10:22 PM)

> > >2) The pink box with code in the centre.  How do I make that wrap
> the size
> > >of the text inside it?
>It's currently stretching to the size of the containing DIV.
>I'd like it to only be as wide as the larget element inside it.
>I'd like it like this:
>  ----------------------
>| a                    |
>| b                    |
>| cccccccccccccccccccc |
>| d                    |
>  ----------------------
>And it would shrink to fit the content.

Understand what you're saying but not sure how to implement it.

good luck.
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