I vote we drop IE6 for the admin side.

Cheers,
Marty

On Sat, Jul 19, 2008 at 5:59 PM, Chris Parrish
<[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> Ha! Radiant for Web-TV...
>
> -Chris
>
> Adam van den Hoven wrote:
>>
>> I say release without IE6 support and then create a "Legacy Admin UI"
>> extension to add support for IE < 7, WebTV and other fringe user agents.
>>
>> Adam
>>
>> On 19-Jul-08, at 12:49 PM, Sean Cribbs wrote:
>>
>>> I'm of the opinion that IE6 is going the way of the dinosaur.  Unless
>>> your client absolutely needs it, I would avoid bending over backwards for
>>> it.  IE6 support on the front-end is a different story (alas you may need at
>>> least minimal support for it -- still has approximate 25% market share), but
>>> I think it's reasonable to require modern browsers for the admin UI.
>>>
>>> Sean
>>>
>>> Alex Wayne wrote:
>>>>
>>>> I would dance a god damn jig.
>>>>
>>>> Seriously though, I think public sites still need to support IE6.  But
>>>> gated admin areas that have a small number of users, I think its fine to
>>>> declare IE7 the minimum.  And, if we're lucky, the rest of the internet 
>>>> will
>>>> follow suit.
>>>>
>>>> -Alex
>>>> http://beautifulpixel.com
>>>>
>>>> On Jul 19, 2008, at 11:39 AM, Chris Parrish wrote:
>>>>
>>>>> I have a question for all the Radiant users out there...
>>>>>
>>>>> Would anyone be left out if Radiant failed to support IE 6?
>>>>>
>>>>> I am working on some UI/CSS improvements for Radiant which require
>>>>> hacks and workarounds to support this browser.  It can be done but I'm not
>>>>> sure it's worth it.
>>>>>
>>>>> IE 8 is already in beta and IE 7 is freely available for all but
>>>>> Windows 2000 -- and that OS is 8 years old (benefits of a public education
>>>>> right there, baby).  And Win2k can easily install Firefox, Opera, or 
>>>>> Safari
>>>>> so it's not like they're stuck.
>>>>>
>>>>> Thoughts?
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>> -Chris
>>>>>
>>>>> P.S. Please don't waste bandwidth with Microsoft or IE bashing (I'm not
>>>>> interested in why everyone should use <insert your favorite browser 
>>>>> here>).
>>>>> I just want to know whether it would be a problem for Radiant admin users 
>>>>> to
>>>>> need IE 7+.
>>>>>
>>>>>
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