The menu of the site appears disfigured

RESOLVED EXPIRED

Status

SeaMonkey
General
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minor
RESOLVED EXPIRED
15 years ago
13 years ago

People

(Reporter: Alexandre Gomes, Unassigned)

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x86
Windows XP

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Description

15 years ago
User-Agent:       Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; en-US; rv:1.7a) Gecko/20040120
Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; en-US; rv:1.7a) Gecko/20040120

Go to http://www.asp.net, you will see that the menu have a vertical separators
that doesn't appear well. The lines are too up. Compare with IE

Reproducible: Always

Steps to Reproduce:
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Comment 1

15 years ago
Using 
Mozilla 1.7a
Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.0; en-US; rv:1.7a) Gecko/20040120

The OP's actions were taken to check the bug
And the bug *exists*.

Actual result: The vertical lines in the top menu are extened beyond the menu
Expected result: The vertical lines should be restricted to the menu.

Looking at the HTML source, the <span class="SeparatorTabsBg"> seems to be the
one which might be the reason for the problem

So ths site expects |0.7*font_size + 2px == font_size| to hold -- the vertical
lines are made by spans with a "normal" font size (whatever the inherited size
is), while the horizontal lines are the top/bottom borders on 0.7*font_size text.

Note that the identity is only satisfied if the text is 7px tall or so.

Also note that IE's handling of borders on inlines is very buggy, so it looks
like this site is just working around IE bugs and screwing over any browser that
handles inline borders decently in the process...

Comment 3

15 years ago
yep confirming this one on:

ozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; en-US; rv:1.7b) Gecko/20040303
Firefox/0.8.0+ (mmoy)
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Status: UNCONFIRMED → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 13 years ago
Resolution: --- → EXPIRED
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