The original bug is described below. In investigating this problem
I found that the root of the problem is in the fact that if
rectangles are adjacent to each other, i.e share a common edge,
the Rectangle.intersects() method fails to report the intersection.
Hence I am tranferring this bug to the awt group.
Image tags are not correctly handled in the current kona release of
hotjava (this does not appear to be a kona specific problem because
the same error occurs with the current code running on solaris with
Right and left aligned images disappear specifically images are correctly
placed the first time the page is loaded If you move back to another
page and forward to redisplay the original page, the right image
Reloading the image causes it to re-appear
see attached html/image example
This example works correctly under netscape