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Re: [css3-ui] Zoom cursors

From: Chris Lilley <chris@w3.org>
Date: Mon, 9 Feb 2004 13:52:46 +0100
Message-ID: <1796260835.20040209135246@w3.org>
To: David Woolley <david@djwhome.demon.co.uk>
Cc: www-style@w3.org

On Monday, February 9, 2004, 8:16:40 AM, David wrote:

>> They're used when an image has been opened by itself in a browser 
>> window. There's a pref which causes Mozilla to scale the image to fit

DW> I think this would conflict with the original proposal as it would
DW> mean that these cursors already have a meaning which represents
DW> an internal browser function.

Just like the resize, pointer, text, etc cursors are already used for
internal browser functions.

FWIW the current zoomin and zoomout cursors used for resized images in
Mozilla are used for the same purpose in many SVG clients for the same

Encouraging clients to give consistent feedback via zoom 9and pan)
cursors would help the user experience.

 Chris Lilley                    mailto:chris@w3.org
 Chair, W3C SVG Working Group
 Member, W3C Technical Architecture Group
Received on Monday, 9 February 2004 15:20:53 UTC

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