[Nut-upsdev] Layout of AsciiDoc-based NUT webpage

Charles Lepple clepple at gmail.com
Mon Sep 7 13:49:46 UTC 2009

On Mon, Sep 7, 2009 at 4:19 AM, Arnaud Quette<aquette.dev at gmail.com> wrote:
> 2009/9/4 Charles Lepple <clepple at gmail.com>
>> Arnaud,
> hey Charles,
>> one thing that bothers me a little bit about the new CSS webpage
>> layout is that the NUT banner at the top obscures the text in the top
>> portion of the page.
>> This is not too much of an issue until you click on a link within a
>> document, and the browser scrolls to that anchor. Most of the time,
>> the destination of the link will be hidden behind the NUT banner.
>> Can we make the banner scroll with the rest of the page? I am
>> indifferent as to whether the links on the left sidebar are fixed or
>> scrolling (so long as they don't jump around via JavaScript).
> well, it's quite true.
> we should be able to make a variation for testing, and see if it's better.
> I've attached a txt file with the current layout, and 2 variations on a new
> one that would fit your above idea. What do you think about these?

One thing that the text file doesn't show is where each <div> is
anchored (i.e. whether it scrolls, or is positioned relative to the

For instance, in the second test layout, the menu might be absolutely
positioned (so that it does not scroll), or it might scroll with the
banner and content.

- Charles Lepple

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