I found the series of articles on CSS compatibility at www.webreview.com
helpful in sorting out the incompatibilities and finding a middle ground
that would work.

-- Loren

----- Original Message -----
From: "Neil Burnett" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
To: <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
Sent: July 15, 2000 12:40 PM
Subject: [Zope] ZStylesheet


> Warning: This is a 'get it off my chest' e-mail.
>
> Well, I am going to give up with CSS. I am sure ZStylesheet is a fine
> product, its just that CSS implementations lets it down.
>
> I have struggled for ages to get anything more sophisticated than
> font-family* to work on both IE5 and Netscape 4.6 - no chance. It seems
> they have both implemented CSS from a different hymn sheet :-( Basically,
> nothing to do with sizes works the same, and it boils down to Netscape
> ignoring the inheritance model of CSS. table rows and cells are a
> particular mystery.
>
> If anyone has cracked it and has developed a ZStylesheet which can second
> guess both browsers, please let me know. Until then, I will go back to
> using <font size="12pt"> or whatever. Shame, but I have more interesting
> things to worry about.
>
> Regards
>
> Neil
>
> *even font-family doesn't work for the BODY selector. Tables in Netscape
> ignore it so you have to use BODY TR TD as the selector.
>
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