Re: Checking for Navigator 2.0?

Kieran Jason Hackett (hackett@kpe.com)
Tue, 26 Mar 1996 08:05:47 -0800


Date: Tue, 26 Mar 1996 08:05:47 -0800
Message-Id: <v02130500ad7d54d3f78d@[206.41.25.254]>
To: boo@best.com (Walter Ian Kaye), www-html@w3.org
From: hackett@kpe.com (Kieran Jason Hackett)
Subject: Re: Checking for Navigator 2.0?

The simplest way to do this is with a cgi.  Use it to check if the
HTTP_USER_AGENT contains mozilla 2.0- and then take appropriate action
(redirect, write a new page with the script, what ever).

Hope this helps.

At 2:45 AM 3/26/96, Walter Ian Kaye wrote:
>I would like to have my home page (index.html) check for Netscape 2.0, and
>automatically redirect to a frames page (main.html) if Nav2 is detected.
>
>How do I do this? META tag? CGI? JavaScript? Has anyone done this?
>
>
>thanks,
>-Walter <--figured out how to overlay text onto graphics!
>
>__________________________________________________________________________
>    Walter Ian Kaye <boo@best.com>     Programmer - Excel, AppleScript,
>          Mountain View, CA                         ProTERM, FoxPro, HTML
> http://www.natural-innovations.com/     Musician - Guitarist, Songwriter