troubleshooting Question

Problem with table displays

Avatar of breeze351
breeze351 asked on
HTMLCSS
3 Comments1 Solution132 ViewsLast Modified:
I'm having a problem with a display with php.

Here's the deal and it may seem complicated.

In Manhatten a block measures 200 feet, so each side of the street the frontage of all the stores should total 200 feet.  
Go trust a client to make sure the data is correct!  Sometimes the block was 130' and sometimes it was 275'.  So what I did was add up all the frontages on left and right sides of the page (2 different variables) , divide those number into 200.  This way I could multiply the individual store frontage by the result that I got to set the height of the rows in the left and right tables for each store front.

The logic works but the results are not correct. I've checked the frontages and they do add up.
The display in the lower left corner shows the left and right frontage totals.  "lm" and "rm" are multipliers that I'm using.

Attachments:
Page 1:
This is what the screen should look like if the client entered the data correctly.  Left and right  both add up to 200 and the multiplier is one.

Page 2:
Left and right frontages are both short.  So I take the multipliers (1.25 for left and 1.42...... for the right), multiply this by the store frontage and use that result to set the height of the table row.

Page 3:
This is where it gets weird.  The left, right and multiplier are the same as on page 1,  but the south street names got forced to the right.

I first posted this at php and was told that I should wrap the tables, so I added the following to the css:

#map_wrap
{
      width: auto;
      height: 220px;
}

I add the <div id="map_wrap"> and the </div> to the code and I get the same results as with out the wrap.

The one thing that I have noticed is the tables appear to be a couple of pixels different in height.

I've also attache the code that displays the tables.
map_lr.php
Map_Screens.doc
ASKER CERTIFIED SOLUTION
Join our community to see this answer!
Unlock 1 Answer and 3 Comments.
Start Free Trial
Learn from the best

Network and collaborate with thousands of CTOs, CISOs, and IT Pros rooting for you and your success.

Andrew Hancock - VMware vExpert
See if this solution works for you by signing up for a 7 day free trial.
Unlock 1 Answer and 3 Comments.
Try for 7 days

”The time we save is the biggest benefit of E-E to our team. What could take multiple guys 2 hours or more each to find is accessed in around 15 minutes on Experts Exchange.

-Mike Kapnisakis, Warner Bros