[thelist] css bug, IE6?

Chris W. Parker cparker at swatgear.com
Thu Jun 27 18:09:01 CDT 2002

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Jonathon Jongsma [mailto:jonathon at quotidian.org]
> Sent: Thursday, June 27, 2002 11:47 AM
> perhaps somebody here can help me, because I can't figure out
> what's wrong.  I made a little "splash page" for my personal
> site that's behaving really weirdly in IE6.  There's a #main
> div surrounding all of the content, then there's a heading
> followed by a couple of floated divs.
> It displays fine in Mozilla, but in IE6, the first h1 on the
> page doesn't show up for me when it loads or refreshes.  it
> just shows an empty space where the header should be.  if I
> try to highlight the area with the mouse, then the text shows
> up, or if I scroll down and then scroll back up to the top,
> the text shows up.  but when it first loads, it acts like the
> text is invisible.
> the page is here: http://www.quotidian.org/index.html
> Does anybody else see this behavior?  and if so, do you have
> any idea what might be causing it?  (css file at

yes this is a known bug(i think.) i don't know what it's called, but i
know (or at least i'm pretty sure) http://www.alistapart.com/ has an
article on it. somewhere. but unfortunately i can't find it.

try http://www.glish.com/ i think there is something there.

sorry i couldn't be of more help!


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