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equal div height in single container

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Last Modified: 2012-08-13
Hi,

I am trying to get my left div (div id="sidebar") to automatically reach the right div height (div id="page")

I have looked through the other posts and have gathered that the floats need to be cleared but every time I do that the positioning of everything gets whacked... Is there another way I can do this?

Thanks in advance.
/*
Name       : Holzbau Ableiter
Description: A two-column, fluid-width design.
*/
 
body {
	margin: 20px;
	padding: 0;
	background: #CCCCCC;
}
 
body, th, td, input, textarea, select {
	font-family: "Myriad Pro", Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif;
	font-size: 13px;
	color: #FFFBE2;
	font-weight: normal;
}
 
h1, h2, h3, h4 {
	color: #FFFBE2;
}
 
 
h1 {
	font-size: 1.3em;
}
 
h2 {
	font-size: 1em;
}
 
h3 {
	font: "myriad Pro";
	font-size: 20px;
}
 
input, textarea, select {
	color: #000000;
}
 
a {
	color: #3A570F;
}
 
a:hover {
	text-decoration: none;
}
 
#home_title {
	font-size: 16px;
	font-family: "myriad Pro";
}
 
/* Sidebar */
 
#sidebar {
	background: url(images/spacers/img_17.gif) repeat-y;
	float: left;
	width: 190px;
	height:auto;
}
 
#sidebar-extend {
	background: url(images/spacers/img_17.gif) repeat-y;
	width: 190px;	
}
 
 
#links{
	margin-right: auto;
	margin-left: auto;
	margin-bottom: auto;
	width: 130px;
	max-height: 160px;
}
 
.link_01 {
	height:23px;
	width: 130px;
	background: url(images/links/link_01.gif);
}
.link_02 {
	height:25px;
	width: 130px;
	background: url(images/links/link_02.gif);
}
 
.link_03 {
	height:25px;
	width: 130px;
	background: url(images/links/link_03.gif);
}
.link_04 {
	height:25px;
	width: 130px;
	background: url(images/links/link_04.gif);
}
.link_05 {
	height:25px;
	width: 130px;
	background: url(images/links/link_05.gif);
}
.link_06 {
	height:25px;
	width: 130px;
	background: url(images/links/link_06.gif);
}
 
 
/* Logo */
 
#logo {
	height: 368px;
	background: url(images/img_tl.gif);
}
 
#logo-img {
 
	margin-left:auto;
	margin-right:auto;
	margin-bot: 15px;
	width: 125px;
}
 
#logo h1, #logo p {
	margin: 0;
	padding: 0px;
	text-transform: lowercase;
	text-align: center;
	font-weight: normal;
	color: #ffffff;
}
 
#logo h1 {
	padding-top: 30px;
	background: url(images/img01.gif) no-repeat;
}
 
#logo p {
	padding-bottom: 190px;
}
 
#logo a {
	text-decoration: none;
	color: #FFFFFF;
}
 
/* Wrapper */
#wrapper {
	width: 776px;
	background:#311403;
	text-align:left;
	margin-top: 0px;
	margin-right: auto;
	margin-bottom: 50px;
	margin-left: auto;
}
 
#banner {
	height: 154px;
	margin-bottom:1px;
	background: url(images/img_tr.gif) no-repeat;
}
/* Widgets */
 
#widgets {
	height: 294px;
	background: url(images/img_bl.gif);
}
 
#widgets-logo {
	width: 122px;
	height: 59px;
	margin-left: auto;
	margin-right: auto;
	background: url(images/links/sidebar_03.png) no-repeat;
}
 
#widgets-link{
	width: 131px;
	height: 23px;
	background: url(images/links/sidebar_07.gif) no-repeat;
	margin-top:5px;
	margin-left: auto;
	margin-right: auto;
}
#widgets * {
	color: #FFFFFF;
}
 
#widgets ul {
	margin: 0;
	padding: 0 20px 25px 20px;
	background: url(images/img04.jpg) no-repeat left bottom;
	list-style: none;
}
 
#widgets li {
}
 
#widgets li ul {
	padding: 0 0 20px 6px;
	background: none;
	line-height: 180%;
}
 
#widgets li li {
	padding-left: 12px;
	background: url(images/spacers/img05.gif) no-repeat left center;
}
 
#widgets h2 {
	margin: 0;
	padding: 0 0 20px 0;
	font-size: 1em;
}
 
/* Slideshow */
#slideshow {
	height:110px;
	width: 150px;
 
}
 
/* Page */
 
#page {
	float: right;
	width: 586px;
}
 
#contact {
	color:#F6921E;
}
 
#sitelinks {
	margin-left:0px;
}
 
/* Content */
 
#content {
	
}
 
#content h1, #content h2 {
	font-weight: normal;
	margin-top: 0;
}
 
.pagetitle {
	margin: 0 0 10px 0;
	padding-top: 27px;
}
 
.post {
	
	height: auto;
	width: 586px;
	margin-bottom: 0px;
	background: #311403 url(images/spacers/img09.gif) repeat-y right top;
}
 
.title {
	margin: 0;
	padding: 0 0px;
}
 
.byline {
	margin: 0 px;
	border-bottom: 1px solid #C2C9B6;
}
 
.hometext{
	margin-top:15px;
	margin-bottom:15px;
	width:auto;
	height:auto;
}
 
.entry {
	padding-top: 20px;
	padding-right: 20px;
	padding-bottom: 20px;
	padding-left: 32px;
}
 
.meta {
	margin: 0;
	padding: 0 20px;
}
 
/* Rounded Corners */
 
.ct {
}
 
.ct .l {
	background: url(images/corners/img10.gif) no-repeat;
}
 
.ct .r {
	height: 15px;
	background: url(images/corners/img11.gif) no-repeat right top;
}
 
.cb {
	background: url(images/spacers/img12.gif) repeat-x left bottom;
}
 
.cb .l {
	background: url(images/corners/img13.gif) no-repeat left bottom;
}
 
.cb .r {
	height: 15px;
	background: url(images/corners/img14.gif) no-repeat right bottom;
}
 
/* Footer */
 
#footer {
	clear:both;
	font-size: smaller;
	height: 59px;
	width: 776px;
	background:url(images/img_footer.gif);
}
 
#footer p {
	margin: 0;
}

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