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Re: Selector for parent/predecessor?

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Date: Tue, 22 Aug 2006 11:20:10 +0200
To: mark.birbeck@x-port.net, www-style@w3.org
Message-ID: <op.teohjwqw64w2qv@id-c0020.oslo.opera.com>

On Tue, 22 Aug 2006 11:13:25 +0200, Mark Birbeck <mark.birbeck@x-port.net>  
wrote:
>> The problem I see we're coping with the most is compatibility issues  
>> with web sites because authors rely some browser specific extension. Be  
>> it
>> Internet Explorer or Firefox.
>
> Ah...the familiar refrain--blame the author. It keeps coming up
> doesn't it--if an author uses a feature that the browser manufacturer
> has failed to optimise then it's the author that is dumb, not the
> programmer who was lazy.

Fair enough. Either way, it's something we have to deal with and invest  
way too much time in. New features don't really help trimming that down.


-- 
Anne van Kesteren
<http://annevankesteren.nl/>
<http://www.opera.com/>
Received on Tuesday, 22 August 2006 09:20:17 GMT

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