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Re: [css3-2d-transforms] Should a transformed element reflow its content ?

From: Robert O'Callahan <robert@ocallahan.org>
Date: Thu, 4 Nov 2010 18:06:06 +1300
Message-ID: <AANLkTikGSBTJTz5j68tOmUVgqWRbr7uGN3Wa-BNrYECT@mail.gmail.com>
To: Simon Fraser <smfr@me.com>
Cc: Sylvain Galineau <sylvaing@microsoft.com>, √ėyvind Stenhaug <oyvinds@opera.com>, "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>
On Thu, Nov 4, 2010 at 5:54 PM, Simon Fraser <smfr@me.com> wrote:

> I think what confuses Sylvain is that the content is laid out with the
> scrollbars already present, and then transformed, but how did it know it was
> going to overflow before applying the transform?

How is that different from content without a transform? There's always been
a circular dependency there, where the presence of a scrollbar affects the
layout of the scrolled content, but the layout of the scrolled content
affects the presence of the scrollbar.

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