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Re: Paged UIs a la Mobile Navigation

From: Robert O'Callahan <robert@ocallahan.org>
Date: Thu, 24 Nov 2011 12:51:07 +1300
Message-ID: <CAOp6jLbrFmr57A7bHTquNXvPUFEbPmnLKimwewtVbuLsBmQCdg@mail.gmail.com>
To: "Tab Atkins Jr." <jackalmage@gmail.com>
Cc: Brad Kemper <brad.kemper@gmail.com>, Yehuda Katz <wycats@gmail.com>, "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>
On Wed, Nov 23, 2011 at 5:22 AM, Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage@gmail.com>wrote:

> Yehuda then provided some extra detail about why it's difficult
> or impossible to performantly/attractively do this UI with the
> existing primitives that CSS exposes - you don't want to trigger
> hardware acceleration on normal scrolling,


Why wouldn't you want the browser to hardware-accelerate normal scrolling
if that was beneficial?

but you *do* on sideways
> translations (the "page flips"), and switching between hw-acc or not
> produces a visible flicker.
>

Surely that's just a browser bug?

Rob
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