Re: [Nolug] cox new orleans outage?

From: Friedrich Gurtler <>
Date: Sat, 31 Jul 2004 22:27:32 -0500
Message-Id: <1091330852.4715.7.camel@localhost>

Just remember that user agent impersonation wont save you from IE-isms.
Make sure they arent using garbage like 'document.all' and its ilk.

On Sat, 2004-07-31 at 22:05, Kevin Kreamer wrote:
> Joey Kelly wrote:
> > On a slightly related note, I ran into a nasty problem today. It seems a Baton
> > Rouge company that does web-based medical stuff for my client does a browser
> > detect and unless you're hitting the site with IE, all of the relative links
> > are padded with leading backslashes. Needless to say, my 3-week-old campaign
> > to switch that entire office to mozilla just came to a screeching halt.
> >
> > I didn't find a place in mozilla to change the user agent string. I might be
> > able to put everyone behind a proxy that mangles the string, but I'm
> > concerned that forcing everyone to surf through a proxy might break things
> > here and there.

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