[TYPO3-typo3org] Quirks mode...

Erik Svendsen erik at linnearad.no
Thu Sep 28 21:20:02 CEST 2006

Hello Peter,

> Erik Svendsen schrieb:
>> Hello Sebastian,
>>> Hi,
>>> I just stumbled over the fact that typo3.org is still rendered in
>>> quirks mode in all browsers, because we use HTML 4.0 transitional as
>>> a
>>> doctype [1].
>>> I think it would make sense to switch to XHTML 1.0 transitional as a
>>> doctype - because this would then trigger strict mode in the
>>> browsers.
>>> Of course such a big change would need to be tested, that's why I
>>> changed the doctype on http://ter.dev.robertlemke.de - it would be
>>> really nice if you could test if there are any errors in rendering,
>>> and afterwards post your results here. After I have enough feedback
>>> I'd like to change typo3.org as well.
>>> Greets, Sebastian
>>> [1] http://hsivonen.iki.fi/doctype/
>> Looks okay in IE 6.0 and Opera 9.x, exept width of code when viewing
>> code in extension.
> This is also a problem in FF. IMHO this is nothing special to IE:
> Check out:
> http://ter.dev.robertlemke.de/extensions/repository/?tx_terfe_pi1%5Bvi
> ew%5D=view&tx_terfe_pi1%5BshowExt%5D=newloginbox&tx_terfe_pi1%5Bversio
> n%5D=3.0.0&tx_terfe_pi1%5BextView%5D=info&tx_terfe_pi1%5BviewFile%5D=p
> i1%252Fclass.tx_newloginbox_pi1.php&cHash=5f89258959
> Regs. Peter.

FF and IE do it like it should, makes a scroll at bottom. Because of the 
width of 99% of the div, and overflow: auto;

Opera makes an error.

Erik Svendsen

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