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Re: standard bug / suggestion: scroll bar placement in frames

From: David Woolley <forums@david-woolley.me.uk>
Date: Fri, 28 Nov 2008 08:43:57 +0000
Message-ID: <492FAF4D.1010601@david-woolley.me.uk>
To: intelnav@yahoo.com
CC: www-style@w3.org

Vlad Simionescu wrote:

> Besides, I'm not sure if I've explained well enough what I propose. I
+ want the scroll bar, *if* it exists, to always be at the edge of the
+ visible area of the frame. So that it's visible and usable itself. By
+ visible frame area I mean the area that is actually visible at the given
+ moment, that is the intersection of the frame with the user area of the
+ browser window. I hope it's clearer now.

I think I understood that, but what I was saying is that this is a 
result of a design choice in the underlying platform, rather than one in 
CSS, and ought, first, to be addressed for the platform, where, if the 
change has value, it will have value for all users, not just users of 
web applications.

David Woolley
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