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

From: Glenn Adams <glenn@skynav.com>
Date: Sat, 18 Aug 2012 11:24:34 +0800
Message-ID: <CACQ=j+eTLF1kV00yuJwHFyE__rp42m_ba49dDxqB2LstGm2LRg@mail.gmail.com>
To: Ojan Vafai <ojan@chromium.org>
Cc: robert@ocallahan.org, www-style@gtalbot.org, www-style <www-style@w3.org>, Shane Stephens <shans@google.com>, ML publc-i18n-bidi <public-i18n-bidi@w3.org>
On Sat, Aug 18, 2012 at 9:41 AM, Ojan Vafai <ojan@chromium.org> wrote:

> How about scrollStart to be consistent with marginStart, et. al. from CSS?
> Then it can also do the right thing in vertical writing-mode (e.g. set the
> scrollTop). Obviously, we'd want to add scrollBefore as well to be the
> logical equivalent to scrollTop.

'before' (referring to logically prior in the block progression dimension)
generally refers to right, not top for vertical modes that are top to
bottom, right to left
Received on Saturday, 18 August 2012 03:25:22 UTC

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