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Re: firefox



How do,

On Mon, 2006-05-08 at 21:15 +0800, Ed Greshko wrote:
> taharka wrote:
> > Howdy,
> > 
> > On Mon, 2006-05-08 at 12:43 +0200, brouwers roland lx wrote:
> >> On Mon, 2006-05-08 at 18:29 +0800, Ed Greshko wrote:
> >>> brouwers roland lx wrote:
> >>>
> >>>>> >From what I can tell, this is a javascript issue that can be fixed by
> >>>>> the offending site.
> >>>>>
> >>>>> They need to add "fixMozillaZIndex=true;" in the appropriate places.
> >>>>>
> >>>>> Please take a look at
> >>>>>
> >>>>> http://creatif.dk/mainsites/etdenmark1/www/index_uk.asp
> >>>>>
> >>>>> Where this is implemented correctly.
> >>>>>
> >>>>> Ed
> >>>> You realize, Ed, that I cannot ask this broadcasting company to change
> >>>> their site. It works with microsoft explorer. Why does it function with
> >>>> the microsoft explorer and not with firefox?
> >>> Sure, I realize that....
> >>>
> >>> This is another case of sites coding and testing only with IE.  In this
> >>> world you will also find sites that require the use of Active-X
> >>> controls.  A prime example of this is my bank's web site here in Taiwan.
> >>>   Guess what, they don't work under Linux/Firefox either.
> >>>
> >>> But, yes, you could complain to the broadcasting company!  As a matter
> >>> of fact...a few months ago I complained to the folks at the New York
> >>> Times on some issue on their web site.  Guess what, others must have
> >>> complained since a few weeks later they sent me a nice email to let me
> >>> know of the fix and asking if I would test it for them.
> >>>
> >>> I suppose, if I were you, I'd take this to the Mozilla forums.  They may
> >>> have some better ideas than I do.
> >>>
> >>> Ed
> >> I will do as you proposed.
> >> I thank you very much for your time.
> > 
> > Give the following a try. Download/install the Firefox extension
> > user_agent_switcher, set it to "Internet Explorer 6 (Windows XP)", try
> > the site again & let us know what happens ;-)
> 
> No change....none expected either.

I'm on the site as we speak & it's working for me. Just don't read the
language :-( Had to enable cookies & java script. The following are my
Firefox settings.

Last updated: Mon, 08 May 2006 13:27:07 GMT

User Agent: Mozilla/4.0 (compatible; MSIE 6.0; Windows NT 5.1)

*** Extensions (enabled: 8, disabled: 0; total: 8)
DOM Inspector 1.8.0.3 
Google Toolbar for Firefox 1.0.20051122 
InfoLister 0.9c 
Nightly Tester Tools 1.0.2 
NoScript 1.1.4 
Sage 1.3.6 
User Agent Switcher 0.6.8 
netcrafttoolbar 1.1.1.3 

*** Themes (4)
Brushed 
Firefox (default) [selected]
Plastikfox 
Tango Icons 

*** Plugins
Adobe Reader 7.0
Default Plugin
Helix DNA Plugin: RealPlayer G2 Plug-In Compatible
Shockwave Flash

> > 
> >> Roland
> > 
> > taharka
> > 
> > Lexington, Kentucky U.S.A.
> > 
> 
> 
> -- 
> Kites rise highest against the wind -- not with it.
> 		-- Winston Churchill
> 


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