[OSM-dev] Internet explorer 8 mess..
richard at systemeD.net
Thu Mar 6 22:03:59 GMT 2008
Miles Togoe wrote:
> Anyone using Windows can download and use the mostly W3C
> compliant Firefox for free. I haven't seen anything that indicates
> MS will support the W3C SVG standard on IE8 or any other IE version.
> Until IE supports SVG, they are not abiding by W3C standards and we
> should continue to advocate that users use Firefox, especially since
> OSM and OpenLayers utilize SVG.
We don't, and we certainly shouldn't. We should treat our users like
adults and trust them to make up their own mind.
FWIW no user-facing part of OSM uses SVG.
<resists temptation to make "people who live in glass houses"
top-posting wisecra... oh bugger>
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