[blfs-dev] Potential new format for LFS Books

Douglas R. Reno renodr2002 at gmail.com
Sun Aug 9 09:30:02 PDT 2015


On Sun, Aug 9, 2015 at 12:42 AM, Bruce Dubbs <bruce.dubbs at gmail.com> wrote:
> Bruce Dubbs wrote:
>>
>> Just a progress note.  I think this will take me a day to adjust things.
>
>
>> I've been playing with the css and the html, specifically
>>
>>
>> http://anduin.linuxfromscratch.org/~bdubbs/lfs-book-test/chapter05/binutils-pass1.html
>
>
>> I'll post again when I think we're ready for another review.
>
>
> Worked on this a bit tonight.  It's not completely checked out but this is
> what I did:
>
> The nav links are now always on the left.  I repositioned them a little
> vertically.  I'm not sure if it's correct for all window sizes.
>
> Got rid of the gradient that was causing the bottom line of nav link titles
> to fade.
>
> Locked the body in place so the column with the nav links are always the
> same (or reasonably the same).  The body is limited in width and not
> centered.  If the window is too large, then the right side margin grows.
> Looks pretty OK with the window at about 1000 px.  The right margin starts
> looking large at about 1200 px.
>
> I didn't change the boxes in the body, but notice that the corners are
> rounded and they have a shaded borders.  Notes have a yellow left thick
> border.  Important, Caution, and Warning have a red left thick border.
> Contents have a black thick left border.
>
> Table of contents for chapters are centered.   You can only get to them via
> the Up command from within a Chapter, but that's true of the current scheme
> for LFS, but not for BLFS.
>
> In any case let me know what you think.
>
>
>   -- Bruce
As far as I can tell, it looks fine in links. I do not happen to have
lynx installed on this machine though.

Douglas R. Reno


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