l i n u x - u s e r s - g r o u p - o f - d a v i s
L U G O D
 
Next Meeting:
December 2: Social gathering
Next Installfest:
TBD
Latest News:
Nov. 18: Club officer elections
Page last updated:
2003 Dec 13 15:45

The following is an archive of a post made to our 'vox-tech mailing list' by one of its subscribers.

Report this post as spam:

(Enter your email address)
Re: [vox-tech] CSS question: hover above an <A> tag
[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

Re: [vox-tech] CSS question: hover above an <A> tag



Oops.  I guess technically it's "border-style: none".  Or just omit it for
the default behavior.  Apparently my modification worked because "clear"
isn't recognized and the default is "none".

-Mark


On Sat, 13 Dec 2003, Mark K. Kim wrote:

>    a {
>       font-weight: bold;
>       color: rgb(62, 62, 183);
>       background-color: transparent;
>       text-decoration: none;
>       padding: 2px;
>
>       /* added: */
>       border-width: 2px;
>       border-style: clear;
>    }
>
> It works under Mozilla, anyway.  For a funky effect, try putting a
> background image into a:hover section of the CSS.  You can even animate it
> with a GIF.
>
> -Mark
>
>
> On Sat, 13 Dec 2003, Peter Jay Salzman wrote:
>
> > hi all,
> >
> > i have this in my style file to put a colored background and border
> > around <A> links when the mouse hovers above the link:
> >
> >    a {
> >       font-weight: bold;
> >       color: rgb(62, 62, 183);
> >       background-color: transparent;
> >       text-decoration: none;
> >       padding: 2px;
> >    }
> >
> >    a:hover {
> >       color: rgb(0, 0, 0);
> >       background-color: rgb(153, 153, 204);
> >       text-decoration: none;
> >       border-width: 2px;
> >       border-style: solid;
> >       border-color: #000000;
> >    }
> >
> >
> > and i like the effect a lot.  the problem is that when the mouse hovers
> > above the link, a little extra space is added around the link, and it
> > reformats the paragraph slightly.
> >
> > here's an example:
> >
> >    http://www.dirac.org/p/test.html
> >
> > how do i avoid the extra space from reformatting the paragraph?
> >
> > thanks!
> > pete
> >
> >
> > --
> > Make everything as simple as possible, but no simpler.  -- Albert Einstein
> > GPG Instructions: http://www.dirac.org/linux/gpg
> > GPG Fingerprint: B9F1 6CF3 47C4 7CD8 D33E 70A9 A3B9 1945 67EA 951D
> > _______________________________________________
> > vox-tech mailing list
> > vox-tech@lists.lugod.org
> > http://lists.lugod.org/mailman/listinfo/vox-tech
> >
>
> --
> Mark K. Kim
> AIM: markus kimius
> Homepage: http://www.cbreak.org/
> Xanga: http://www.xanga.com/vindaci
> Friendster: http://www.friendster.com/user.jsp?id=13046
> PGP key fingerprint: 7324 BACA 53AD E504 A76E  5167 6822 94F0 F298 5DCE
> PGP key available on the homepage
> _______________________________________________
> vox-tech mailing list
> vox-tech@lists.lugod.org
> http://lists.lugod.org/mailman/listinfo/vox-tech
>

-- 
Mark K. Kim
AIM: markus kimius
Homepage: http://www.cbreak.org/
Xanga: http://www.xanga.com/vindaci
Friendster: http://www.friendster.com/user.jsp?id=13046
PGP key fingerprint: 7324 BACA 53AD E504 A76E  5167 6822 94F0 F298 5DCE
PGP key available on the homepage
_______________________________________________
vox-tech mailing list
vox-tech@lists.lugod.org
http://lists.lugod.org/mailman/listinfo/vox-tech



LinkedIn
LUGOD Group on LinkedIn
Sign up for LUGOD event announcements
Your email address:
facebook
LUGOD Group on Facebook
'Like' LUGOD on Facebook:

Hosting provided by:
Sunset Systems
Sunset Systems offers preconfigured Linux systems, remote system administration and custom software development.

LUGOD: Linux Users' Group of Davis
PO Box 2082, Davis, CA 95617
Contact Us

LUGOD is a 501(c)7 non-profit organization
based in Davis, California
and serving the Sacramento area.
"Linux" is a trademark of Linus Torvalds.

Sponsored in part by:
Appahost Applications
For a significant contribution towards our projector, and a generous donation to allow us to continue meeting at the Davis Library.