[thelist] Safari with fieldset and float: left

Bill Moseley moseley at hank.org
Wed Aug 16 16:21:26 CDT 2006

On Wed, Aug 16, 2006 at 04:34:37PM -0400, Ben Glassman wrote:
> By default a containing element (fieldset in this case) should not expand to
> contain floated children (the divs) unless they have been explicitly
> cleared. Internet Explorer gets this wrong, which is why it might look right
> in that browser. It also seems to work in Firefox, but unless I'm missing
> something it probably shouldn't.

Ah, thanks.  I tried using a clearing br but forgot about using
.clearfix (which I'm using elsewhere) on the fieldset  Thanks.  I'm
glad your memory is better than mine.

I was also lead to believe it's a bug since it worked in firefox and
also because of http://bugzilla.opendarwin.org/show_bug.cgi?id=3898


Bill Moseley
moseley at hank.org

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