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Will all programs in Natty have the new cool scroll bars once the final version comes out?

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Overlay scrollbars are supported in the following toolkits:

  • GTK
  • Qt

Work is currently ongoing for:

  • XUL (Firefox)
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No, not all applications support these new scrollbars as yet (for example firefox does not). Possibly in 11.10 most of them will.

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