[OWASP-wiki-editors] quick and dirty fix for Top 10 2013-Top 10

Jim Manico jim.manico at owasp.org
Wed Aug 27 23:28:51 UTC 2014


Good call, I'm with you.
- Jim

On 8/27/14, 4:28 PM, Neil Smithline wrote:
> I thought of images but apparently 73.2% of internet users 
> (http://www.internetworldstats.com/stats7.htm) prefer languages other 
> than English. While I have often thought that it would be cheaper to 
> teach the world English than to I18N, for this project I think that we 
> must go with I18N. Images with text are awkward for I18N so they're 
> out. This change should carry across languages.
>
> I'll change the format of the official page to match this format. That 
> will be a good start.
>
> Neil
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> Neil Smithline
> 408-634-5764
> http://www.neilsmithline.com
>
>
> On Wed, Aug 27, 2014 at 7:07 PM, Jim Manico <jim.manico at owasp.org 
> <mailto:jim.manico at owasp.org>> wrote:
>
>     Much better. That or use images for the topic names instead of
>     markup. But much better and THANK YOU NEIL.
>
>     - Jim
>
>
>     On 8/27/14, 4:01 PM, Neil Smithline wrote:
>>     Thanks guys. It sounds like things are perhaps better but
>>     inconsistent.
>>
>>     Torsten - exactly what the final should be is the big question.
>>     What is there was an attempt to reproduce the formatting in the
>>     print version. My thought is that we should forget that. The web
>>     page has to be more dynamic than the print version and, unless
>>     someone knows a magical HTML incantation, I'm going with it being
>>     impossible.
>>
>>     So I'm playing around with new formatting. I have a prototype at
>>     https://www.owasp.org/index.php/User:Neil_Smithline. What do you
>>     think? I think it will be an improvement if I can make the
>>     gradient less of an eyesore. What's your thoughts? Once we agree
>>     on the format I can tweak the official page.
>>
>>
>>     Neil Smithline
>>     408-634-5764 <tel:408-634-5764>
>>     http://www.neilsmithline.com
>>
>>
>>     On Wed, Aug 27, 2014 at 5:04 PM, Torsten Gigler
>>     <torsten.gigler at owasp.org <mailto:torsten.gigler at owasp.org>> wrote:
>>
>>         Hi Neil,
>>
>>         Thank you for your workaround.
>>         - the English T10 Wiki looks fine here, even with my
>>         smartphone (see file included), :-)
>>         - for the German T10-Wiki it is fine, :-)
>>         - for the T10 Developer Edition this page is 'under style
>>         testing'. I've tried with
>>
>>             vertical-align:middle
>>
>>         and
>>
>>             |- style="vertical-align:middle"
>>
>>         But I've not yet found a good solution.... Here I did not add
>>         your workaround as both style commands seem not to work good
>>         together....
>>
>>         I am not sure how it should look like at the end...
>>         Is it only a question, that the text stays inside the box
>>         (e.g. making automatically the box higher) if you see the
>>         page with a laptop, tablet or even with a smartphone?
>>         Or is it more, like, should the boxes be partially
>>         overlapped? Should all corners be round?
>>
>>             I've had a look to wikimedia about 'round Corners',
>>             perhaps you find some ideas there (especially the last
>>             one shows more in depth what could be possible)
>>             https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Template:Round_corners
>>             https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Template:Divbox
>>             https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Template:Border-radius
>>             https://developer.mozilla.org/en-US/docs/Web/CSS/border-radius#Browser_compatibility
>>
>>             Perhaps it could be necessary to install some additional
>>             features to our wiki to use some of the examples...
>>
>>         Kind regards
>>         Torsten
>>
>>         Am 27.08.2014 um 19:45 schrieb Jim Manico:
>>>         On mobile or small screens, I still see this. Just a FYI.
>>>
>>>         Thank you Neil, I really appreciate your service in helping
>>>         us clean this up.
>>>
>>>         Aloha,
>>>         Jim
>>>
>>>
>>>         On 8/26/14, 6:39 PM, Neil Smithline wrote:
>>>>         I'm still planning on revamping
>>>>         https://www.owasp.org/index.php/Top_10_2013-Top_10 but I
>>>>         made a quick fix to it that seems to make the green box
>>>>         messiness go away. I'd be interested to hear if others are
>>>>         seeing the boxes not being messy now.
>>>>
>>>>         Torsten - can you let me know if I my change breaks it for
>>>>         German (that's your language, isn't it?)? I still want to
>>>>         come up with a better design for the page but will leave my
>>>>         little fix in
>>>>         (https://www.owasp.org/index.php?title=Top_10_2013-Top_10&diff=181201&oldid=180559)
>>>>         for the interim if it doesn't make things worse.
>>>>
>>>>         Neil
>>>>
>>>>         Neil Smithline
>>>>         408-634-5764 <tel:408-634-5764>
>>>>         http://www.neilsmithline.com
>>>
>>
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