Mozilla Adds Undetectable document.all Support, Part of New Novell Linux Distribution?
Friday July 23rd, 2004
Jacob writes: "Mozilla builds starting tomorrow will now support an undetectable version of
An important thing to remember is that this will not break existing scripts that check for
Update: The Register is reporting that Novell will soon be coming out with a slimmed down version of SuSE Linux targeted at exterprise desktops. The interesting part of this story is that they will be shipping a browser that "supported IE6 extensions, making it possible to access IE-only websites." Time will tell if this new support for
#23 Re: 1.7
Friday July 23rd, 2004 6:35 PM
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> A typical user has no sense of web standard compliance so it can't be decieved. If a web developer cares about compliance they will look at the JS console where we report this as a warning or error or something.
If a web developer cared about compliance, they wouldn't be using document.all and if they did they would at least have the decency to sniff it out. I think the user should be warned that the site uses proprietary and broken formats and that any oddities experienced are due to this and not bugs in Mozilla.