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Re: IE6 and 'Standards-Compliant Mode'

From: Masayasu Ishikawa <mimasa@w3.org>
Date: Thu, 07 Jun 2001 09:02:58 +0900
To: graham_oliver@yahoo.com
Cc: w3c-wai-ig@w3.org
Message-Id: <20010607090258G.mimasa@w3.mag.keio.ac.jp>
Graham Oliver <graham_oliver@yahoo.com> wrote:

> My questions is as follows :-
> 
> 1. Does this statement imply that identical code will
> behave differently on IE6, depending on the existence
> or otherwise of the Document Type Definition?

You'd better ask Microsoft, but the answer is yes.  Actually
an "algorithm" to switch standards-compliant mode and
compatibility mode seems to be very tricky ...

Regards,
-- 
Masayasu Ishikawa / mimasa@w3.org
W3C - World Wide Web Consortium
Received on Wednesday, 6 June 2001 20:05:16 GMT

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