[ic] Re: Documentation and Web TV

Victor Nolton ven@pragakhan.com
Wed, 4 Apr 2001 22:10:24 -0400

I'm still amazed how many web developers will not set the <body> tags 
but yet assume the default background color is white. Internet 
explorer might be, but I know netscape from 1 to 4.76 is gray 
#cccccc, not sure about 6.0 .

Was sorta surprised at the foundation demo when I looked at it with CSS off.


>     I just grabbed the WebTV emulator from their web page, and loaded up a
>recent 4.7 version of Interchange.
>It looked great (CSS colors and everything.)  The fonts were a little bit
>weird, but nothing incredibly disasterous.
>brev patterson
>red hat, inc.
>"watch me ride"
>>I know that Web TV is not "real" significant, but it is used by about 2% of
>>my purchasing customers which makes me leery to just ignore it.  They
>>(WebTV) provides a great developer emulator that will run on Windows
>>machines and let you test pages for compatibility.  It is worth a download
>>from their Web site.
>>At 08:57 AM 4/3/01 -0500, Jon Jensen wrote:
>>>On Mon, 2 Apr 2001, John Beima wrote:
>>>  > Are we going to get a base store that does NOT use css?
>>>We weren't planning on it.
>>>  > Since WebTV has problems with them, and they are a growing base, this
>>>  > demo would become very useless to popular sites....
>>>We'll have to take a look at it there. I've personally never known anyone
>>>with WebTV. It should just ignore the CSS, which would be fine. But if
>>>someone can point out particular problems I'm sure we can work around
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