get an event when the font size changes

Discussion in 'Javascript' started by catbutt, Jun 26, 2003.

  1. catbutt

    catbutt Guest

    I have a function that positions "decorations" on a page via
    javascript and absolute positioning, based on the current positions of
    other items (that are not absolutely positioned). Yes, this is a
    messy way to do things but its the only way to do what I am trying to
    do.

    You can see what I am trying to do here:
    http://12.236.248.188/t/threads.html
    The idea is to display connector lines to better indicate a threaded
    conversation. The lines are positioned by javascript, while the
    colored boxes are just divs with differring left margins (there are no
    tables), and are positioned automatically by the browser.

    I have it set up to reposition the items in the onload and onresize
    events. However, if the user changes the font settings, the function
    won't be called so the things will be in the wrong place. Also, I
    notice that they won't be printed in the right place either, as you
    can see if you do a print preview.

    Is there any way to get an event, or otherwise tell, when font
    settings have changed? (or when it is laying things out to print)

    Thanks!
     
    catbutt, Jun 26, 2003
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