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blueocto on 01/11/11


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2 Columns, liquid, left rail, rail tallest


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  1. <!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD XHTML 1.0 Transitional//EN"
  2. "http://www.w3.org/TR/xhtml1/DTD/xhtml1-transitional.dtd">
  3.  
  4. <html>
  5. <head>
  6. <title>2 columns, liquid, left rail, rail tallest</title>
  7. <style type="text/css">
  8. #header, #footer{
  9. background-color:#ddd;
  10. margin:0 100px;
  11. }
  12. #container{
  13. background-color:#9cc;
  14. overflow:hidden;
  15. margin:0 100px;
  16. padding-left:150px; /* The width of the rail */
  17. }
  18. * html #container{
  19. height:1%; /* So IE plays nice */
  20. }
  21. #content{
  22. background-color:#9cc;
  23. width:100%;
  24. border-left:150px solid #c33; /* The width and color of the rail */
  25. margin-left:-150px; /* Hat tip to Ryan Brill */
  26. float:right;
  27. }
  28. #rail{
  29. background-color:#c33;
  30. width:150px;
  31. float:left;
  32. margin-left:-150px;
  33. display:inline; /* So IE plays nice */
  34. }
  35. </style>
  36. </head>
  37. <body>
  38. <div id="header">HEADER HEADER HEADER HEADER HEADER HEADER HEADER HEADER</div>
  39. <div id="container">
  40. <div id="content">This is some content This is some content This is some content</div>
  41.  
  42. <div id="rail">This is<br />the rail</div>
  43. </div>
  44. <div id="footer">FOOTER FOOTER FOOTER FOOTER FOOTER FOOTER FOOTER FOOTER</div>
  45. </body>
  46. </html>

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