Can't edit msg with Netscape
David A. Bayly
Tue, 7 Aug 2001 18:11:29 +0100
This is almost certainly a table error and most likely in your template.
Suggestion, if you have access to a Macintosh, then try the iCab
browser and use its superior error detection and reporting
abilities to debug the template html.
>A contributing editor who uses Netscape alerted me to a new problem.
>The following problem appears only when editing with the Netscape
>browser. (Internet Explorer is fine.)
>The "Post Changes" button overlays the text box, as do ALL the
>metadata fields. And even if I could see through the button to edit,
>it is inactive.
>I reproduced this problem from my machine - Windows 98, 800x600
>resolution, Netscape Communicator 4.61.
>This problem has appeared since we started using metadata now on our
>staff site. (Metadata works fine, btw.) Our short term solution to
>the Netscape problem is to use IE instead. But with browser-based
>editing, it's best if folks can use either Netscape or IE. Also,
>this makes me wary about using metadata on other manila sites I
>Hope you have a lead on this.
- David Bayly. Programmer and digest reader. dbayly at udena dot ch
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