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Re: getting rid of callers

From: Aryeh Gregor <Simetrical+w3c@gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 13 Oct 2010 21:59:08 -0400
Message-ID: <AANLkTinu_RcJUR_LxLSp14xu0JA_iwh7mtxGdqKX-cgB@mail.gmail.com>
To: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Cc: Cameron McCormack <cam@mcc.id.au>, public-html@w3.org
On Wed, Oct 13, 2010 at 1:46 AM, Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch> wrote:
> The real question is, is Microsoft willing to remove support for this
> feature? (in all modes, not just in some DOCTYPE-triggered ghetto)

They're not going to remove it in their legacy modes, but so what?
IE's legacy processing is basically a more elaborate version of other
browsers' quirk modes, which other browsers don't have to worry about
because everyone writes separate IE and non-IE code paths.  It should
be enough if Microsoft is willing to remove support in their new
standards modes.
Received on Thursday, 14 October 2010 02:00:04 UTC

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