[Chameleon] maptips and nav tools conflict?

Bart van den Eijnden (OSGIS) bartvde at xs4all.nl
Mon Jan 16 09:33:11 EST 2006

Hi Bill,

thanks for your fast reply, I am using IE in fact.

I just tried with the latest version (CVS head) of the MapDHTML widget 
and the problem is still there. My quick fix was just to comment out the 
following in the MapTips widget:

// bartvde, 16-01-2006
//$href= 'href="javascript:void(0);" ';

Another problem is that the cursors associated with certain navtools 
also don't work anymore, but this is probably the same as:


Best regards,

William Bronsema wrote:

>Hi Bart,
>I've noticed this in the past, but it was only specific to IE and was not a
>problem in Firefox.  This was corrected in the latest CVS version of the
>MapDHTML.js file.
>Let me know how this aligns with what you are trying.
>William A. Bronsema, C.E.T.
>Software & Applications Development,
>DM Solutions Group Inc.
>>-----Original Message-----
>>From: chameleon-bounces at lists.maptools.org [mailto:chameleon-
>>bounces at lists.maptools.org] On Behalf Of Bart van den Eijnden (OSGIS)
>>Sent: Monday, January 16, 2006 6:42 AM
>>To: 'chameleon at lists.maptools.org'
>>Subject: [Chameleon] maptips and nav tools conflict?
>>Hi list,
>>there seems to be a conflict between the maptips widget (onclick
>>javascript:void) and the normal navtools. My map is filled with a
>>polygon-based maptips layers, which results in nav tools like zoom out
>>etc. not working anymore. The onclick is not handled anymore.
>>Did anybody notice this as well? I can replicate this using the Chamelen
>>I could fix it by not setting an onclick event in the maptips widget,
>>but there should be a better solution. The panning also looks very
>>nasty. Maybe the imagemap layer should be set to invisible before the
>>navtools operate?
>>Best regards,
>>Bart van den Eijnden
>>OSGIS, Open Source GIS
>>Chameleon mailing list
>>Chameleon at lists.maptools.org

Bart van den Eijnden
OSGIS, Open Source GIS

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