September 2012 Entries

CSS hack for Google Chrome and Safari

When wanting to hack css in an external stylesheet just for Google Chrome and Safari. Here is an example of where I override the margin-top for Chrome and Safari.Normal:#AccountMaint... #callDetailsPreviewWrapper{ border: none; padding: 0px; width: 209px; position: fixed; margin-top: 84px; z-index: 1;}Google Chrome and Safari:@media screen and (-webkit-min-device-pixel-r... #AccountMaintenanceWrapper #callDetailsPreviewWrapper { margin-top: 12px; }} ......

Why CoffeeScript is an issue

Other than some obvious concerns, my main concern is support in the open source community. "anon" from the CoffeeScript team sent this to me after I requested input from the team to concerns I raised and wanted to get others' take on it:"Thanks for confirming that only idiots willingly program in Java and C#"or the following from the same person:"Oh and finally, you should definitely create jShort. Even though I know you will fail before you even start, I would love to laugh at your attempts and ......