max-, min-height and width

Discussion in 'Internet Explorer' started by slabrador, Feb 2, 2006.

  1. slabrador

    slabrador Guest

    The 'height' and 'width' properties now work as per W3C recommendations -
    great. But without max- and min- height and width, the situation becomes
    unworkable. Yes, microsoft have provided a scripting solution for sized
    divs, but this would mean adding browser detection to sites where it should
    not be needed, and it only works on elements with an id: what if there are
    multiple divs of the same class with different amounts of content in each on
    a single page?

    IE7 should be about allowing web developers to remove hacks - this debacle
    with height and width will force more hacks upon developers to accommodate a
    non-compliant browser.

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    slabrador, Feb 2, 2006
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