[OSM-dev] Internet explorer 8 mess..

Christopher Schmidt crschmidt at metacarta.com
Thu Mar 6 22:46:05 GMT 2008

On Thu, Mar 06, 2008 at 10:06:59PM +0100, Raphaël Jacquot wrote:
> Milo van der Linden wrote:
> > It turned out that openlayers and Google Maps are far from correctly 
> > implemented in IE8. Only when you select "Emulate IE 7" things turn back 
> > to normal (I feel a discussion comming up whether IE is normal at all)
> I suspect the bug may be in openlayers checking for any IE and "breaking 
> things in a non standard way" so that it displays correctly in IE7.
> IE8 is supposed to start in the standards compliant mode

OpenLayers does no specific checks for IE7 that I'm aware of. (We do
checks for IE6, but not for any other IE version). 

Christopher Schmidt

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