[thelist] netscape js/relative display:none problem

Sam-I-Am sam at sam-i-am.com
Mon Feb 12 13:52:44 CST 2001

hi Kyra, fancy seeing you here :)

my understanding was (and this is not based on huge experience with D)
that unless divs are absolutely positioned, netscape doesn't regard them
as layers. 

Anyhow that's probably bunkum, but an example would help visualize this
problem. I don't get it.

(I get to Austin march 5th... is that in time to join the evolt


narrator wrote:
> Hi evolters,
> I'm trying to create swapping text + image layers in Netscape using
> *relative* positioning due to design constraints, so I'm using the
> display:none/inline class to make the divs cinch up. It's working fine in
> IE but in Netscape it seems to cough on the display:none class. It's like
> the hidden div isn't even there for Netscape. Does anyone know of a way to
> make this work with relative positioning in Netscape?

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