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Re: Shadows vs. layout

From: Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage@gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 4 Aug 2009 10:39:39 -0500
Message-ID: <dd0fbad0908040839i4b10378dkc57ed27ee6aa378e@mail.gmail.com>
To: David Perrell <davidp@hpaa.com>
Cc: W3C style mailing list <www-style@w3.org>
On Tue, Aug 4, 2009 at 10:27 AM, David Perrell<davidp@hpaa.com> wrote:
>
> Sidle up the Blinkin Scroll Bar, folks, have a round on me.
>
> http://hpaa.com/firefox/shadow.htm
>
> (Hoping to show the silliness of insistence that shadows are somehow more
> sacrosanct when they fall right and down.)

Thanks, but also I hate you.  ^_^

Yeah, that scrollbar is *completely* unexpected, and *definitely*
unwanted.  I'm certain that once I start using shadows in my designs,
I'll often run into unintended horizontal scrollbars due to this
effect.

~TJ
Received on Tuesday, 4 August 2009 15:40:43 GMT

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