Re: Kinda-answer (was the whole style sheet spacing problem thread)
by "Mary Appleby" <maryalycea(at)earthlink.net>
||Mon, 11 Mar 2002 19:09:39 -0800
||"HWG Techniques" <hwg-techniques(at)hwg.org>
For XHTML you need this doctype:
PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD XHTML 1.0 Transitional//EN"
I got this from http://www.xhtmlguru.com/
There are quite a few other useful things on this site, too.
----- Original Message -----
From: "Nathan" <natelyle(at)chartermi.net>
To: "HWG Techniques Email List" <hwg-techniques(at)hwg.org>
Sent: Sunday, March 10, 2002 5:25 PM
Subject: Kinda-answer (was the whole style sheet spacing problem thread)
> After hours of "fun"... I tried removing the doc type declaration at the
> top of the file
> <!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD XHTML 1.0 Transitional//EN"
> and behold, the spaces showing up in Netscape and Opera went away. Maybe I
> am misunderstanding the doctype thing, or maybe there are some bugs in
> implementation? If anyone is a whiz with doctypes I wouldn't mind a quick
> pointer or two. May be that I should be setting it for HTML transitional
> instead of XHTML? I'm going to go browse the W3C pages a bit and see if I
> can figure this out. Talk about the headache. <sigh>
> ~Nathan Lyle
> E-mail: natelyle(at)chartermi.net
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