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From Andy Wenk <a...@nms.de>
Subject Re: Login link missing in 1.5 with Window IE 8
Date Tue, 18 Feb 2014 21:01:42 GMT
On 18 February 2014 21:55, Nick North <north.n@gmail.com> wrote:

> Have you tried the Fauxton interface? That's experimental but might be
> worth a try. Go to .../_utils/fauxton/index.html and you should have an
> icon of a person at the bottom left of the browser which you can click on
> to log in. This works for me in IE11, but I don't have an IE8 installation
> to test on.


just because it comes to my mind. here are free available windows VM's with
the different Windows versions and IE's

http://www.modern.ie/en-us/virtualization-tools



>
> On 18 February 2014 20:42, matt j. sorenson <matt@sorensonbros.net> wrote:
>
> > On Tue, Feb 18, 2014 at 2:11 PM, Jason Winshell <jasonw@bearriver.com
> > >wrote:
> >
> > > Jens,
> > >
> > > Thanks for the speedy response. I certainly appreciate the
> low-bandwidth
> > > situation of the folks who generously contribute their time.
> Nonetheless,
> > > IE is the browser used by government and many corporations. This is
> not a
> > > matter of what browser is better than another. It's just a fact of
> life.
> > I
> > > as a contractor, don't get to dictate the tools used in those
> > environments.
> > > IT staff, like database administrators are absolutely not going to use
> > curl
> > > (assuming it's even allowed to be installed on machines) to manage a
> > > database. CouchDB has to have
> > >
> >
> > Got to cut you off there... open source projects don't *have* to do
> > anything the project's community doesn't elect to do, they don't even
> have
> > to continue existing. If making bizarre urgent demands of technology is
> > how government contracting has conditioned you to cope with problems,
> there
> > are plenty of commercial database alternatives who'd no doubt appreciate
> > your dollars.
> >
> >
> > > I'm curious as to what the QA process is for posting official releases.
> > > What is the test regression process?
> > >
> >
> > Here's where you can help - earlier in the thread I alluded to just one
> of
> > many possible ways that QA could be improved to alleviate cross-browser
> > woes, but it doesn't automagically happen. If you want to see
> improvements,
> > stop waxing pathetic about /gub'ment this/ and /draconian IT that/... and
> > instead resolve to contribute.
> >
> >
> >
> >
> > DISCLAIMER: All positions and opinions expressed here-in are Matt's and
> > Matt's alone, and may not represent the CouchDB project, it's committers,
> > or it's sponsors.
> >
> > --matt
> >
>



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