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Re: Scrollbar Code

From: b <mighty_joe_young@yifan.net>
Date: Fri, 12 Sep 2003 21:11:21 -0500
Message-ID: <002b01c3799c$54809d80$fc2ccfa9@bbox>
To: <www-style@w3.org>


well, then you might as well go and retract styles from
all form controls because, guess what, that's UI.



~b










----- Original Message -----
From: "Arthur Wiebe" <webmaster@awiebe.com>
To: <www-style@w3.org>
Sent: Friday, September 12, 2003 9:01 PM
Subject: Re: Scrollbar Code


>
> Ernest Cline wrote:
>
> >>From: Arthur Wiebe <webmaster@awiebe.com>
> >>
> >>I really wouldn't mind that much if styling the scrollbars is restricted
> >>to select, textarea, etc. but as long as it is excluding body. For me,
> >>the body element scrollbars are virtually part of the chrome.
> >>
> >>
> >
> >I have to disagree with this.  If CSS for scrollbars exists, it should be
> >able to be applied to any element for which the overflow property
> >can be specified, and that includes the root element.
> >
> >
> Well in that case CSS for scrollbars shouldn't exist at all. The only
> good reason I can think of for have styled scrollbars is making the
> scrollbar match with your web site. I really don't think that's a good
> enough reason to mess up my scollbars when I'm visiting a web page.
> <Arthur/>
>
>
Received on Friday, 12 September 2003 22:14:00 GMT

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