[thelist] IE update

Chris Hayes chris at londonweb.net
Wed Oct 8 13:19:13 CDT 2003

---- Original Message ----- 
From: "the head lemur" <headlemur at lemurzone.com>
To: <thelist at lists.evolt.org>
Sent: Wednesday, October 08, 2003 5:25 PM
Subject: Re: [thelist] IE update

> One of the more significant things that has happened  is the speed at
> MS was able to produce a version of the browser that co-exists with the
> current version, which was something MS has not done since they got into
> browser market. The IE compatibility mode browser doesn't count. This is
> significant as this has been one of the premiere issues in the web
> for those designers who take the time to do cross browser compatibility
> testing.

I doubt it's a fully-working coexistent version, just a modifying wrapper to
the existing version.  I mean, at 3.5MB!!! It's a little over two floppies;)
Microsoft can't be capable of writing anything that efficient.

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