Re: [cssom-view] scroll-behavior CSS property 'auto' value

On Wed, 01 Oct 2014 20:34:03 +0200, Kip Gilbert <>  

> It is desirable in some circumstances for content to disable all
> smooth scrolling, including scrolling that is not due to navigation or
> CSSOM scrolling APIs.  One use case would be a spreadsheet
> application.  In this case, it might be desirable to snap to a cell
> boundary without the animation.
> To enable content authors to explicitly disable all smooth scrolling
> animation (including the scroll bar smooth scrolling and scroll
> snapping animations), would the scroll-behavior CSS property be the
> ideal interface for this?

Does it make sense to disable smooth user scrolling when there are no snap  
points? What should happen then on e.g. a touch device when the user  

Simon Pieters
Opera Software

Received on Thursday, 2 October 2014 07:42:54 UTC