[thelist] Not declaring image dimensions

Mike evolt at muinar.com
Mon May 17 10:57:21 CDT 2004

At 16:34 17.05.2004 +0100, you wrote:
>On 17 May 2004, at 16:27, Clive R Sweeney wrote:
>>and that the page display will change as the images load?
>Certainly. Many browsers keep rendering using height 0, width 0 for the 
>image dimensions, then go back and rerender the past stuff. This can be 
>very irritating (scroll to the point you want to read, earlier image 
>finishes loading, page content jumps down 500 pixels).

IMHO that's the biggest downside of it. The only interactive phone book
for a while here in Switzerland was built with nested tables and many gifs.
Until *everything* finally was rendered, these damn input fields jumped
around like #!@$ö§      :)


_____  mike s. krischker  http://webdesign-schweiz.ch/
        webpro mailing list  http://webdesign-list.com/
        flashpro mailing list  http://flash-list.com/

More information about the thelist mailing list