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Re: Shadows vs. layout

From: Robert O'Callahan <robert@ocallahan.org>
Date: Tue, 4 Aug 2009 15:38:09 +1200
Message-ID: <11e306600908032038j36350590ma922dec725a4eb0d@mail.gmail.com>
To: Brad Kemper <brad.kemper@gmail.com>
Cc: David Hyatt <hyatt@apple.com>, fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net>, W3C style mailing list <www-style@w3.org>
On Tue, Aug 4, 2009 at 3:25 PM, Brad Kemper <brad.kemper@gmail.com> wrote:

> On Aug 3, 2009, at 4:08 PM, David Hyatt wrote:
> In fact Web sites even deliberately hide elements offscreen using large
> negative left/top values, so we couldn't scroll to reveal this stuff at this
> point even if we wanted to. :)
> I could be wrong, but I thought we used to be able to do that on the right
> also a few years ago, and then that got "fixed".

You've never been able to do it on the right, at least not in Gecko.

Note that doing it on the left stuffs up accessibility. It really shouldn't
be done at all.

"He was pierced for our transgressions, he was crushed for our iniquities;
the punishment that brought us peace was upon him, and by his wounds we are
healed. We all, like sheep, have gone astray, each of us has turned to his
own way; and the LORD has laid on him the iniquity of us all." [Isaiah
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