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Posted on 06-13-08 10:54:09 PM Link | Quote
Rather than bump the old thread (now three months old):

some more minor layout tweaking.

I would like to eventually move on with actually writing it, but you know how it goes.
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Posted on 06-14-08 10:43:02 AM Link | Quote
...there's a front page?
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Posted on 06-14-08 11:58:57 AM Link | Quote
It looks nice.
I like the trick with semi transparent images and the background for post color.
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Posted on 07-10-08 11:46:12 PM Link | Quote
Some more small updates.

Heh.
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Posted on 07-10-08 11:50:17 PM (last edited by Neko54123 at 07-10-08 11:51 PM) Link | Quote
The "Generic first post" and similar areas are almost pure white in IE6. Groan.

(but do we care?)
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Posted on 07-11-08 12:08:49 AM Link | Quote
Originally posted by Neko54123
The "Generic first post" and similar areas are almost pure white in IE6. Groan.

(but do we care?)

I'll probably use SakuraVM soon and try it out there (in IE6) and try to develop a minimalist stylesheet for it.

It breaks in IE7 too (although not nearly as much) - for Firefox and Opera, it looks exactly as intended.
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Posted on 07-11-08 01:04:21 AM Link | Quote
I'm having issues with IE7 on a project too- valid CSS/XHTML 1.0, but IE shows -nothing- at all Works fine in FF3/Opera though.
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Posted on 07-11-08 01:23:18 AM Link | Quote
There was some bug in IE involving XHTML. Not sure what it was.

This is valid HTML 4.01, mostly because I'm trying to get used to that a bit more Aside from that nothing much. Of course, users posting news could easily destroy that validity
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Posted on 07-11-08 01:38:21 AM Link | Quote
<div style="position: absolute; left: 200px; right: 5px, top: 3px; bottom: 3px...">

FF3/Opera: Large <div>, which contains an iframe and plenty of AJAX

IE: "lolwut", blank page with a little garbage in the corner.
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Posted on 07-11-08 02:39:25 AM Link | Quote
Technically you're not supposed to be serving XHTML as text/html.

This perfectly sums up my stance on HTML-vs-XHTML.
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Posted on 07-11-08 04:01:05 AM Link | Quote
Originally posted by hydrapheetz
This perfectly sums up my stance on HTML-vs-XHTML.

I think the biggest drawback to XHTML is by far the "Every error is fatal" system.

Especially if you allow any amount of user-content onto the page. One error and poof, error in markup, go away.

(It seems like browsers are not evil in this, but it is part of XML regardless and it is not good)
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Posted on 07-12-08 01:26:00 PM Link | Quote
Does the front page news system use the same database as Jul? I noticed your avatar was the same on both, and was interested.
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Posted on 07-12-08 01:27:54 PM Link | Quote
It actually isn't:

Jul:
Front page:

They look the same, yes, but the URLs are different.

The answer is: No. They use seperate databases, although there will be a little data shared between them. (Users will not be one of them.)
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Posted on 07-12-08 01:29:25 PM Link | Quote
The design looks good- maybe there should be something on the sides, but I guess that could pose a problem for lower resolutions (plus there's not really much that could go there)
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Posted on 07-12-08 01:31:42 PM Link | Quote
I have plans for that, but later... I'll try to make it fit in 1024x* regardless.

Right now getting the basics functioning is a little more important.
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Posted on 07-15-08 05:27:39 PM Link | Quote
A few updates here and there, nothing special.

Still a long way to go.
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