On Thu, May 29, 2008 at 06:14:26PM -0400, Bob Johnson wrote: > On 5/29/08, Gary Kline <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: > > Several weeks ago a friend asked why my www.thought.org page > > was so hard to read. She said that part of my text was black > [...] > > I'd be much obliged for any help here. > > > > > > Konqueror says that the comment that reads > > <!-- click on Graphic to goto jottings.thought.org --!> > > isn't closed until the end of the next comment way down the page, so > it is ignoring all the code in between. I think that's your problem > (there is a typo in the close of the comment). In other words, > Konqueror seems to be displaying the page correctly. The other > browsers are probably (incorrectly) treating end-of-line as > end-of-comment. > > When you "View Document Source" in Konqueror, it highlights the markup > to make it easier to spot such problems, and comments stand out pretty > distinctly. In fact, it appears there are a few other places with that > same typo (closing a comment with "--!>"). >
yes! it looks like you are right on the money! next time you are in seattle, i'll buy you a beer. (also, this may explain why sometimes my comments bombbed during testing. i thought "<! ...... !> was *legal*. *mumble::censored*) thank you * 1000, gary > - Bob -- Gary Kline [EMAIL PROTECTED] www.thought.org Public Service Unix http://jottings.thought.org http://transfinite.thought.org _______________________________________________ firstname.lastname@example.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"