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From: Esben Mose Hansen <gentoo-bugs@...>
Subject: Re: Advertisement bar
Date: Sun, 27 Nov 2005 10:48:07 +0100
On Sunday 2005-11-27 06:40, Curtis Napier wrote:
> Lance Albertson wrote:
> > I was poking around the site and I just seemed to think that the
> > advertisement bar takes up a lot of space. Even though it only uses the
> > top portion of the site, the rest of the page doesn't render completely
> > across the browser because of it. Not sure how feasible this is, but
> > could we possibly have an option of making that pane 'hidable' via
> > clicking the '> Advertisements' link so it can make the whole page
> > viewable? Not sure if this is possible, but I know of one example in a
> > wiki called dokuwiki where they have a Contents table that will hide if
> > you click on it. Curious your ideas/thoughts.
> >
> > Cheers-
> >
> > (btw, thanks for fixing that earlier thing)
>
> That is technically possible to make the ad div disappear with a button
> click. It would require javascript though and I really really really
> don't want to put any javascript in the site.

If you can live without IE support, use an alternative stylesheet. That way, 
the add can be removed by selecting a stylesheet from a browser menu, no 
javascript required.

Of course, the IE people are screwed, but I can't imagine that IE is a common 
browser there, nor is the functionality loss unacceptable.

-- 
regards. Esben
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