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RE: user agent label format

From: Dmitry Beransky <dberansky@ucsd.edu>
Date: Mon, 13 Sep 1999 13:48:43 -0700
Message-Id: <4.2.0.58.19990913133615.00d1f380@biomail.ucsd.edu>
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>Watch the CC/PP activity for developments in this area.  However, they may
>be bringing forward recommendations on vendor-blind means for disclosing
>relevant capabilities in lieu of make and model.

Thanks.  That made an interesting reading.

>Are you aware that browser sniffing works against people who use uncommon
>user agents, and that this tends to unnecessarily reduce the services
>accessible to people with disabilities?

As any powerful tool, it may be misused once in the hands of a yahoo.

Regards
Dmitry Beransky
Received on Monday, 13 September 1999 16:46:26 GMT

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