[webkit-dev] Firefox spoofing in Safari 3.0 and Gmail issues
ajmas at sympatico.ca
Sun Jun 17 14:16:10 PDT 2007
On 17-Jun-07, at 15:42 , Maciej Stachowiak wrote:
> On Jun 17, 2007, at 9:57 AM, Andre-John Mas wrote:
>> In Safari 3.0 it is now possible to change the user agent to
>> Firefox 188.8.131.52.
>> In doing so the Gmail site does not render at all. Well it
>> displays but no
>> formatting is provided, not even HTML elements.
>> Is this a known issue? Build is 522.11.
> I noticed this myself as well. You can't necessarily expect sites
> to always work when spoofing as another user agent. GMail in
> particular sends rather different content depending on your
> browser. I do seem to recall it working earlier though, and I am
> not sure if it's a WebKit change or a GMail site change that makes
> it not work at all now. It used to be that spoofing sort of worked
> and enabled the Quick Contacts feature.
Well I suppose that's what happens when web site try being too smart.
reason I had changed the user agent was to see if the rendering of
list was now working properly. Since the page is so messed up I can't
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