Re: Opera Browser

null_at_zilch.com
Date: 02/10/04


Date: Tue, 10 Feb 2004 20:48:40 GMT

On Tue, 10 Feb 2004 20:08:10 GMT, Leythos <void@nowhere.com> wrote:

>In article <ceci20phvjmvagmgtpkbn6eel3u3rm94bj@4ax.com>, null@zilch.com
>says...
>> On Tue, 10 Feb 2004 18:31:27 GMT, Leythos <void@nowhere.com> wrote:
>>
>> >In article <ee2i20dka2l73uhtpoebmfra21k185vrdr@4ax.com>, null@zilch.com
>> >says...
>> >> On Tue, 10 Feb 2004 16:03:42 -0000, Conor <conor_turton@hotmail.com>
>> >> wrote:
>> >>
>> >> >In article <1103_1076372940@Loud_Belch>, wanker@myrealbox.com says...
>> >> >
>> >> >> Before you totally abandon IE, you should know that there are
>> >> >> quite a few web sites out there that will only run properly on
>> >> >> IE.
>> >> >
>> >> >Seconded. My online banking being one of them. Opera is good but you
>> >> >still need IE for all those idiot sites.
>> >>
>> >> Wrong. _You_ need it. Others don't need idiot sites.
>> >
>> >I take it you don't work for a living and have money in a bank?
>>
>> Illogical and false conclusion, Mr. Troll.
>
>Well Art - I'm not a troll and I use three different browsers when I
>test code, but many sites cater to the common platform of their
>customers. Most customers have IE. Coding a site to work with all
>browsers is a PITA, and while it would be nice if they all coded to some
>non-MS standard, it's just not going to happen.

Then they won't get my business. You see? It's very simple.

I haven't used IE since the Win 3.1 days. My mutual fund allows for
Mozilla and the other Moz based browsers I've tried. And that's all I
care about. I have no interest in on-line banking.

 
Art
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