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Re: TUTORIAL and scroll bar

From: Miles Bader
Subject: Re: TUTORIAL and scroll bar
Date: Wed, 09 Aug 2006 16:07:44 +0900

David Kastrup <address@hidden> writes:
> I find this strange: after all, the usual setting for almost all
> applications (including those on X) is on the right, so the case for
> Windows does not seem to be different here.

A lot of "traditional" applications (e.g. xterm, xedit) use left-side
scroll-bars by default (not arbitrarily -- there's some thinking as to
why left-side scrollbars are better); more recent ones seem to often use
right-side sbs, probably because of the mac/windows influence.


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