Re: Reason for the user-agent string?
Donald Anadell wrote on 19.08.2009 n Message
> "Peter Flindt" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
>> I search everywhere, but I found nothing.
> Read the comments section in the above Blog, Eric Law [MSFT] answers your
> question in that Blog.
Thanks for this info, even though I not agree.
I found this site already, but not read the comments. :|
> Good Luck,
> Donald Anadell
>> I know "For historical reasons, Internet Explorer identifies itself as
>> a Mozilla 4.0 browser."
>> But this sounds to me a little bit lame. I drive my 15 years old car
>> for historical reasons too.
>> Or is the only reason why MS keep things like:
>> "Mozilla/4.0 (compatible; MSIE 8.0; Windows NT 6.1; WOW64; Trident/4.0;
>> SLCC2; .NET CLR 2.0.50727; InfoPath.2)"
>> that MS fear compatibility problems with existing websites and
>> This argument sounds to me a little bit strange too.