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Scrollbars WAS RE: [CSSWG] Minutes Telecon 2013-01-30

From: Belov, Charles <Charles.Belov@sfmta.com>
Date: Thu, 31 Jan 2013 18:24:15 +0000
To: 'fantasai' <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net>, "'www-style@w3.org'" <www-style@w3.org>
Message-ID: <C1BED60DEFFFB2479E3EE227BF749D2D53193AF6@SV6EX10MBX1.muni.sfgov.org>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: fantasai [mailto:fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net]
> Sent: Wednesday, January 30, 2013 9:47 PM
> To: www-style@w3.org
> Subject: [CSSWG] Minutes Telecon 2013-01-30
> 
> Summary:
> 
>    fantasai: Wrt Tab's case of not jossling layout when it overflows,
>              that's what 'overflow: scroll' is for.
>    TabAtkins: People don't like scrollbars, so don 't use 'scroll'
>    fantasai: Overlay scrollbars are great. All platforms should just use
> them.
>              Let's solve this by waiting for that to happen.
> 

[cbelov] For accessibility, the end-user needs to be able to select not only that scrollbars always be shown for scrollable content (conceptual disability) but how wide they are to be (motor disability).

Hope this helps,
Charles "Chas" Belov
SFMTA Webmaster
Received on Thursday, 31 January 2013 18:32:08 GMT

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