• Subject: Re: Java, HTML, Javascript and the browser wars
  • From: David Gibbs <david@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Sun, 14 Jan 2001 10:21:52 -0600

At 11:58 PM 01/13/2001, you wrote:
>Well, I'm now in a pretty nasty predicament.  It seems that Netscape
>basically, well, stinks, at least when it comes to stylesheets and DHTML.


I've recently discovered that IE & Netscape have a lot of rather major 
differences in the way they work.  Server based code (that doesn't really 
do anything that *SHOULD* be browser specific) behaves radically different 
with the various different browsers.

On a recent project we had to make our programs jump through hoops to work 
with IE, when it worked with Netscape exactly as we expected it to.


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