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Subject: Re: DOCBOOK-APPS: align="center"
Scott Chapal wrote: > I am using docbook slides 3.0b1 to generate HTML. > > For some reason, I can't get the align="center" to work properly on > imagedata ie.: > > <mediaobject> > <imageobject> > <imagedata > fileref="./graph.png" format="PNG" align="center"/> > </imageobject> > </mediaobject> > > Results in the image placement on the left. > > But... > > fileref="./graph.png" format="PNG"align="right"/> > > works as expected, with image on the right. What browser are you using to review the output? The 'align' attribute is deprecated in CSS2. There is a 'text-align' style characteristic, but it's not used for doing what you want to do, i.e. center a block in the browser window or page. I think these changes will be reflected in the behaviour of "modern" browsers such as IE6 (at least in standards mode) and in Mozilla/Netscape 7, particularly if your DOCTYPE is xhtml. To center an <img> block (or any other block displayed element) in html or xhtml, you need to do two things: 1. specify the 'width' of the image area with a length or percentage value 2. set the margin-left and margin-right values of the <img> style to "auto" ...edN
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