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Re: Scrollbar Code

From: David Woolley <david@djwhome.demon.co.uk>
Date: Fri, 12 Sep 2003 07:31:33 +0100 (BST)
Message-Id: <200309120631.h8C6VXu02335@djwhome.demon.co.uk>
To: www-style@w3.org

> Nor even that a screen, or any means of visual presentation, exists.
* But I hope that no one would
> argue that this means CSS should not contain any visual styling support.

There is the implication that there is a device that supports visual
styling, but the only requirement for scrolling is that there be some
means to scroll parts of the display.  That means could be a mouse roller
wheel, or dragging the display, e.g. Acrobat Reader can scroll but doesn't
have scroll bars.  These are therefore in different categories:
one is fundamental to visual CSS; the other is a consequence of the user
interface conventions of particular graphical user interface environments.
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