Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 170578
Width of Red Hat website appears to be fixed; looks terrible if I enlarge my fonts
Last modified: 2007-04-18 13:32:48 EDT
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Description of problem:
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. View www.redhat.com with a high-resolution screen mode
2. Rescale fonts so that it's legible
Actual Results: Web site continues to use a narrow band in the middle of the screen; everything is crushed within this narrow band and is
Expected Results: Website should expand to use at least some more of the available screen real-estate
That's the design decision the team made, and I don't see it changing much.
You'll have this problem anywhere with a fixed width -- see nytimes, yahoo, etc
-- it's a popular choice for static text media.