Ticket #7645 (closed defect: fixed)
Browse loses on comcast.net
|Reported by:||jg||Owned by:||erikos|
|Priority:||blocker||Milestone:||8.2.0 (was Update.2)|
|Keywords:||hulahop-0.4.3:+ joyride-2228:+||Cc:||mstone, marco, simon|
|Action Needed:||qa signoff||Verified:||no|
|Deployments affected:||Blocked By:|
Visit www.comcast.net. Notice you lose completely.
It appears, in a very obnoxious way that comcast is trying to do some animation of telling you to upgrade the browser.
a) comcast.net is broken that it doesn't tolerate some browser strings. b) I'm glad they are trying to get people to upgrade their browser, some will use firefox. But... they do it in a horrid way.... c) we need some way to set the browser string, or for if other ISP's do likewise, we may not even be able to get internet connectivity. d) this could be a support nightmare for g1g1 (I wanted to get to comcast.net to read my mail, and comcast is one of the U.S.'s biggest ISP's.