[thelist] Stop the Hate - IE6 isn't so bad!

Ken Schaefer Ken at adOpenStatic.com
Wed Oct 24 09:48:18 CDT 2007

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From: thelist-bounces at lists.evolt.org [mailto:thelist-bounces at lists.evolt.org] On Behalf Of Tigdh Glesain
Sent: Thursday, 25 October 2007 12:41 AM
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Subject: Re: [thelist] Stop the Hate - IE6 isn't so bad!

> I am, at this point in time, a XHTML and CSS devotee, and lean toward
> the 'purist' in my approach, so IE6 irks my bone more than most,
> mainly because it is so 'standards un-compliant', but moreso because
> Microshaft, sorry Microsoft are so bl#@dy minded about their product...

IE6 is a 6 year old browser, which makes it pretty ancient. If only people would stop using it, we'd all be better off. But given that people still do use it, it isn't bad for a 6 year old browser (what were the alternatives?). As mentioned, it's not particularly good either, but not bad.


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