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Ok, it was Standards Mode as I expected. The problems was due to the change in
the way IE behaves when out of "quirks mdoe".
For a start, the overflow property applies to the html object rather that the
body. So CSS is now:
Also, the expressions to work out browser size work on documentElement rather
than body. As below:
I've updated the online demo and the download Zip (now version 1.1). I've left
an old copy of the CSS page in there for those of you using the DB on a server
that still renders pages in Quirks Mode.