Closed Bug 186522 Opened 20 years ago Closed 19 years ago - DHTML descriptions are not displayed


(Tech Evangelism Graveyard :: English US, defect, P2)



(Not tracked)



(Reporter: MZilla, Unassigned)





(1 file)

User-Agent:       Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Win98; en-US; rv:1.2.1) Gecko/20021130
Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Win98; en-US; rv:1.2.1) Gecko/20021130

The browser can not interprete the coding properly for this page.  When the
mouse is moved over the link, it should allow clicking.  When clicked, the
browser would print info underneath the link text.

TEXT (before click)

TEXT (after click)

Reproducible: Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Go to the page and move over the words "Who should download this service pack?"
2. You will see it underlines.  Try to click it and nothing happens.
3. Use Internet Explorer to view the same page.
4. You will notice that the underlined item is clickable and opens up
information below it.

Actual Results:  
The same as stated above.

Expected Results:  
Should have diplayed the information after the link was clicked below the link.
This is the result of trying to click the link.  Mozilla shows nothing, but
Internet Explorer shows information.  See EXAMPLE.JPG for more details.
There seems to be a lot of invalid CSS in the linked css files and within the
web page itself according to W3's CSS validator (for example font-size="7pt"
instead of foint-size:7pt) and the html code doesn't fair much better according
to W3's HTML validator.

I would say this was Tech Evangelism.
The page apparently only works in MSIE5+ for Windows, but I don't see how.
That's some really ugly code, and the scripts aren't defined anywhere.
Assignee: asa → susiew
Component: Browser-General → US General
Ever confirmed: true
OS: Windows 98 → All
Product: Browser → Tech Evangelism
QA Contact: asa → zach
Hardware: PC → All
Summary: Code interpretation problem → - linked descriptions are not displayed
Version: Trunk → unspecified
Guessing this is a dupe. 
Assignee: susiew → bclary
There are 25 bugs against, but I didn't see one that dupes this.
Blocks: MS
Priority: -- → P2
Summary: - linked descriptions are not displayed → - DHTML descriptions are not displayed
-> evang500
Keywords: evang500
tech evang june 2003 reorg
Assignee: bc → english-us
QA Contact: zach → english-us
page has been redesigned and no longer has the dhtml foo.
Closed: 19 years ago
Resolution: --- → FIXED
Product: Tech Evangelism → Tech Evangelism Graveyard
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