Re: When HTML content depends on the browser

Dan Lewis <> wrote:

>My CGI scripts sense the client's browser type and produces a version of
>the requested content optimized for that particular browser. Is there a
>way to set the browser identification string that the cacheability and
>markup validation tools send to my CGI scripts?

Not at present, no. But I have added this as a feature request in our issue
tracking database (Bug #192;
<>). Feel free to add
yourself to the CC list if you want to track it's progress.

Until this is implemented you can work around this by making the
Validator's User-Agent string be an alaias for the browser output you wish
to test in your browser detection code.

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Received on Friday, 18 April 2003 16:32:14 UTC