short-hand color in background-color (was RE: [thelist] Parent DIV won't take background color)

M. Seyon evoltlist at
Fri Feb 18 18:57:32 CST 2005

Message from Kyle @ JustBreathe (2/18/2005 06:57 PM)

>If my assumption is right then your problem is in the style for the body
>element; you currently have the line
>    background:#fff;
>but you need to have
>    background:#ffffff;
>This will then work in Firefox and IE (and probably any other browser).
>It's curious really that the short form seems to be acceptable for 'color'
>but not for background-color.

I've never seen this problem before. Can you elaborate?


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