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Date: 2005-01-31 (08:26)
From: Stefano Zacchiroli <zack@b...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] developing apps with ocaml exercices web pages
On Sat, Jan 29, 2005 at 01:25:17PM +0200, Radu Grigore wrote:
> The web pages with exercises in "Developing applications with OCaml"
> are unreadable with mozilla/firefox (i guess that the "layer"
> attribute "visibility" is ignored). Maybe there is a quick fix? I'd
> rather have the solutions always visible (i.e. remove all related
> javascript).

I while ago I patched the debian package of the o'reilly book to avoid
exercises texts and solution be layered one on top of the other (which
made both exercises and solutions unreadeable).

This is the relevant part of the package changelog:

  ocaml-book (1.0-3) unstable; urgency=low
  * {fr,en}/html/videoc.js
    - hacked JavaScript's {open,close}PopUp so that they output <div>
      and </div> tags around exercises' solutions. This avoid pop up
      mass on mozilla-like browsers. Solutions aren't popped up on
      request but at least they are available and exercises aren't
      hidden behind them (Closes: Bug#180799, Bug#185266)

You may have a look at the debian package and see if it fixes your


Stefano Zacchiroli -*- Computer Science PhD student @ Uny Bologna, Italy
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