August 01, 2003

This happens to me almost every single time I post a link...

I do all this, including the bracket:
a href =""

But when I preview, the first quotation gets moved so I have to fix it:
a href =" "

It always works the second time.

These are my vitals: Opera Version 6.01
Build 1041
Platform Win32
System Windows NT 4.0
Java Sun Java Runtime Environment 1.3

posted by vito90 to bugs at 11:41 AM - 11 comments

HOw about not using Opera? btw, vito, billsaysthis has your soccer book now. Your influence is spreading across this great land.

posted by worldcup2002 at 01:15 PM on August 01, 2003

worldcup2002, thanks for the update on the book. I'm slowly working my way through got back burnered for Moneyball and Seabiscuit but I'm reading it now. RE: Opera - try it. You'll like it. It's vastly superior to IE and Netscape and it's free.

posted by vito90 at 01:54 PM on August 01, 2003

I tried Opera back when it was 2, 3 or 4. It was fast fersure, but it did some weird stuff rendering the pages. I'm happy with my Netscape fer now.

posted by worldcup2002 at 03:46 PM on August 01, 2003


posted by StarFucker at 04:09 PM on August 01, 2003

I used to use Opera...then i got a job!

posted by StarFucker at 04:10 PM on August 01, 2003

Somebody answer my question or I'm going to cry.

posted by vito90 at 04:20 PM on August 01, 2003

I'm not accusing you of being an idiot, but have you tried the link without the bracket? I'd assume it's a quotation rendering error in Opera, but I'm just an idiot. So, in summation, you aren't an idiot, I'm an idiot, and everyone should be using Mozilla.

posted by therev at 05:04 PM on August 01, 2003

Sorry, bracket should read "quotation". That is all.

posted by therev at 05:05 PM on August 01, 2003

Complete shot in the dark: try using single quotes ('') instead of double quotes.

posted by kloeprich at 01:48 AM on August 02, 2003

kloeprich - hey, your suggestion worked like a charm on my Tyson post. One and done. Thanks for the help.

posted by vito90 at 11:35 AM on August 05, 2003

No problem. Tips hat, strolls off into sunset.

posted by kloeprich at 02:29 PM on August 05, 2003

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