[OSM-dev] Internet explorer 8 mess..

Christopher Schmidt crschmidt at metacarta.com
Thu Mar 6 23:09:52 GMT 2008


On Thu, Mar 06, 2008 at 11:54:31PM +0100, Ulf Lamping wrote:
> Christopher Schmidt schrieb:
> >On Thu, Mar 06, 2008 at 07:06:45PM +0000, David Earl wrote:
> >  
> >>On 06/03/2008 18:31, Shaun McDonald wrote:
> >>    
> >>>And we just tell them to install a real browser that works.
> >>>      
> >>And guarantee that 99% of people never look at OSM.
> >>    
> >IE's marketshare is far below 99% at this point: I've heard numbers
> >widely ranging, but the ones I trust the most seem to place it around
> >75% and dropping
> Well, even if it's "only 75%", simply ignoring the *majority* of 
> internet users doesn't sound like a very good plan ...

Note that I'm not recommending that, simply clarifying that "99%" is an
alarmist exaggeration.

Regards,
-- 
Christopher Schmidt
MetaCarta




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