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Re: scroll bar size in width calculations

From: Robert O'Callahan <robert@ocallahan.org>
Date: Tue, 8 Jan 2008 20:40:54 +1300
Message-ID: <11e306600801072340l17370ef8w7c806a4bcd69bb14@mail.gmail.com>
To: "Andrew Fedoniouk" <news@terrainformatica.com>
Cc: "Rossen Atanassov" <ratan@windows.microsoft.com>, fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net>, "Alex Mogilevsky" <alexmog@exchange.microsoft.com>, "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>, "Sam Fortiner" <samfort@microsoft.com>, "Harel Williams" <harelw@microsoft.com>, "Scott Dickens" <sdickens@exchange.microsoft.com>, "Boris Zbarsky" <bzbarsky@mit.edu>
On Jan 8, 2008 7:25 PM, Andrew Fedoniouk <news@terrainformatica.com> wrote:

> That is a primordial problem of CSS box model.
>
> It has to be:
> 1) either 'overflow:none' - "never overflow" instruction or
> 2) something similar to David Baron's 'intrinsic' value for
>    min-width/min-height attributes. That is also "never
>    overflow" instruction.
>

3) Authors specify min-height instead of height, then they get the IE6
behavior.

Rob
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