User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; en-US; rv:126.96.36.199) Gecko/20100401 Firefox/3.6.3 ( .NET CLR 3.5.30729) Build Identifier: Firefox version 3.6.3 Web page did not show images correctly as placed on "colored background". Used Coral IE Tab add-on to render website as IE. Reproducible: Always Steps to Reproduce: 1. Visited website from google search. http://www.mercermuseum.org/ 2. Repeated step 1. 3. theme PitchDark 3.6.1 Windows XP Pro sp2
This is a bug in the site. They have a <div id="header"> which has its height set to 131px. It contains some things, including a <div id="navrow2"> at the very end which is floated left. The 131px height is not tall enough for the kids of the header (at least given my fonts and font size; this could vary depending on the exact fonts used) and so the float spills out of its bottom. The header is followed by an overflow:auto div with the content; this is made narrower to avoid the float and ends up as a 30px-wide strip on the right side of the window. The fundamental bug here is setting that 131px fixed height; the site should be giving its header enough space for its contents instead.
Assignee: nobody → english-us
Status: UNCONFIRMED → NEW
Component: General → English US
Ever confirmed: true
Product: Core → Tech Evangelism
QA Contact: general → english-us
I just tried filling out the contact form on that site, and it returns 404. They clearly don't want to be contacted.... I didn't bother calling them, though I could if desired.
Boris: if you have some free time, that probably wouldn't hurt (and mention the broken contact page while you're at it). The staff list PDF on their site has e-mail addresses and phone numbers: http://www.mercermuseum.org/cms/files/file_ID53087.pdf I'd suggest either their PR person or the executive VP for communication as a first contact. cl
OS: Windows XP → All
Hardware: x86 → All
Summary: Web page did not show images correctly. → mercermuseum.org - does not show images correctly
Probably Invalid with the site having been changed since. No visible issue.
Assignee: english-us → nobody
Status: NEW → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 4 years ago
Component: English US → Desktop
Resolution: --- → INVALID
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