[WSG] 2-col question

2005-12-04 Thread ivanovitch
Folks - you've helped out before, and I'm asking again. Pardon if this sounds all too simple, but I've yet to find a solution either in this list's archives, or on the web. I'm trying to create a fluid layout with two columns, but whilst the left column is variable width, the right column

Re: [WSG] 2-col question

2005-12-04 Thread Samuel Richardson
body div id=sidebar/div div id=content/div /body #sidebar { float : right; width : 190px; } #content { margin-right : 190px; } ivanovitch wrote: Folks - you've helped out before, and I'm asking again. Pardon if this sounds all too simple, but I've yet to find a solution either in this

RE: [WSG] 2-col question

2005-12-04 Thread Paul Noone
Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of ivanovitch Sent: Monday, 5 December 2005 9:32 AM To: wsg@webstandardsgroup.org Subject: [WSG] 2-col question Folks - you've helped out before, and I'm asking again. Pardon if this sounds all too simple, but I've yet

Re: [WSG] 2-col question

2005-12-04 Thread Carlos Revillo
ivanovitch escribió: Folks - you've helped out before, and I'm asking again. Pardon if this sounds all too simple, but I've yet to find a solution either in this list's archives, or on the web. I'm trying to create a fluid layout with two columns, but whilst the left column is variable width,

Re: [WSG] 2-col question

2005-12-04 Thread Jay Gilmore
Samuel Richardson wrote: body div id="sidebar"/div div id="content"/div /body #sidebar { float : right; width : 190px; } #content { margin-right : 190px; } This is the exact design of my site http://www.smashignred.com except the side bar is

Re: [WSG] 2-col question

2005-12-04 Thread Samuel Richardson
I forgot to add, if you want to apply a background image or footer then wrap then body div id=contentwrap div id=sidebar/div div id=content/div div style=clear : both;nbsp;/div /div /body Add background images to the #contentwrap for a faux column effect, also if you add a footer

RE: [WSG] 2-col question

2005-12-04 Thread Paul Noone
.clearfix{height: 1%;} .clearfix{display: block;} -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Samuel Richardson Sent: Monday, 5 December 2005 10:02 AM To: wsg@webstandardsgroup.org Subject: Re: [WSG] 2-col question I forgot to add, if you want

Re: [WSG] 2-col question

2005-12-04 Thread Mark White
There's a simpler way of clearing floats without using the clear attribute. If you apply overflow: hidden; to the container DIV it will then expand to contain all the floats (as long as a height hasn't been specified, then it will possibly clip the floats). The only issue with this is that

Re: [WSG] 2-col question

2005-12-04 Thread ivanovitch
Thanks everyone: it was the float clearing that proved to be the thorn in my side (right side). And the IE-Mac fix is also appreciated. Only one more nut to crack with the site. I'll return for assistance with another right floater if I can't use what I've just learned. Thanks again: a terrific