Linked by Thom Holwerda on Thu 18th Apr 2013 22:59 UTC
Internet & Networking "As promised, this version leaves behind the older Internet Explorer 6, 7, and 8 browsers. In return it is smaller, faster, and can be used in JavaScript environments where the code needed for old-IE compatibility often causes problems of its own. But don't worry, the jQuery team still supports the 1.x branch which does run on IE 6/7/8. You can (and should) continue to use jQuery 1.9 (and the upcoming 1.10) on web sites that need to accommodate older browsers."
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by Soulbender on Sat 20th Apr 2013 04:10 UTC in reply to "RE[3]: ..."
Soulbender
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But not on some corporate intranets. And the usual response to this is, 'well, if they coded to standards ...' But remember that a lot of these sites were developed in the mid-to-late 90's, so they're now 10-15 years old


How should I put it? Oh yeah: fuck 'em.
Really. If your IT department is so out of touch with reality and current technologies that they won't allow a modern browser alongside their stone-age IE then fuck 'em.

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