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Re: Some questions from CHI-WEB people

From: David Woolley <david@djwhome.demon.co.uk>
Date: Fri, 28 Dec 2001 20:11:40 +0000 (GMT)
Message-Id: <200112282011.fBSKBeq03646@djwhome.demon.co.uk>
To: w3c-wai-ig@w3.org
> Most browsers nowdays can emulate other browsers (fake userAgent), so 
> detection of userAgent doesn't help to web designer.

This is because of past abuses of browser sniffing, which effectively 
lockout all except the latest big two (although IE was once locked out
enough that it identifies as Mozilla, with its true identity as a
comment).
Received on Friday, 28 December 2001 17:00:14 GMT

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