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Re: Proposal of @ua

From: Andrei Polushin <polushin@gmail.com>
Date: Fri, 19 Oct 2007 05:10:56 +0700
Message-ID: <4717D9F0.5000004@gmail.com>
To: www-style@w3.org

Andrew Fedoniouk wrote:
> 
> That is easily can be made by @media (+query) blocks if UAs will
> identify themselves as correspondent media type;
> 
> @media screen and trident
> {
> }
> @media screen and gecko
> {
> }

What if there will be no rules specific to Gecko, and the page will render
correctly in Trident only? Gecko's users will complain that IE behaves
"right", and Gecko is "wrong". As a consequence, Gecko will need to say that
it is Trident, and the story never ends.

-- 
Andrei Polushin
Received on Thursday, 18 October 2007 22:11:02 GMT

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