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Re: [cssom-view] value of scrollLeft in RTL situations is completely busted across browsers

From: Robert O'Callahan <robert@ocallahan.org>
Date: Tue, 7 Aug 2012 20:06:53 +1200
Message-ID: <CAOp6jLaYuE7ziHeH0MVXBJ6p7axS=OnEdDeiGe91TAWa-BQdww@mail.gmail.com>
To: Shane Stephens <shans@google.com>
Cc: www-style <www-style@w3.org>
On Tue, Aug 7, 2012 at 4:55 PM, Shane Stephens <shans@google.com> wrote:

> Personally I think IE9 has it right... it seems to match my intuition that
> RTL is a mirror version of LTR, and conserves the ability to scroll to the
> start by setting scrollLeft to 0.


I'd be fine with that but I can easily see people objecting too.


> Perhaps this is something that needs to be discussed in a CSSWG meeting?
> It seems there's wide divergence in implementations.
>

I would be thrilled if it was discussed at a CSSWG meeting!

Rob
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