This is the Home page for Carl Dwyer, his interests and family related material. Being a Brit based in the US this is my way to try to stay in touch with family and friends. I hope that this will replace the blog, Flickr and youTube pages completely.


Notes, Testing, Issues and Changes

Below are some notes on the browsers and operating systems that theses pages have been tested on, as well as known issues, with possible resolutions and planned changes and completed alterations. Ubuntu 10 and Windows XP will not be tested going forward.


"yellow" is considered the css to use, others are for experimeting and testing, no guaratees for use.


Windows 8

Windows 7

Internet Explorer 11
Chrome 35

Windowx XP

Firefix 22
Internet Explorer 8
Chrome 27

Ubuntu 14.04 LTS


Ubuntu 10.04 LTS

Firefox 22

Android - Archos 80G9


Android - Kindle Fire


Android - Galaxy Tab 7



ogg and/or webm video on Android: plays part, but not all video or refuses to play

ogg and/or webm video on Kindle Fire: on load of video, screen freezes - Solution - rotate to landscape - assume Kindle bug.

IE8 displays left not center: (known fix text-align:left in body) left as feature

Poll: repeat votes possible - Solution - session cookie to limit to one vote per visit, or record ip to limit to one vote per ip.

IE8 does not support curves and shadows

IFrames stretching in Opera - Solution - make content in to scrollable divs


Convert video page to html 5, New videos, as added will be html 5 with Flash backup.

Create mp4/webm versions of old Flash videos

Make percentage width css

Various IE8 issues: hover not including padding

Various IE8 issues: figure text wrapping

IE8: rotate elements

Chrome: rotate and position elements

Art work thumbs and image

Put 'art' page css in to external file

Turn iFrames in to scrollable, overflow divs, Opera does not hide overflow on iFrames