[linux-elitists] Re: [[IRR] FEMA requires IE 6 and JavaScript]

Edward Faulkner ef@alum.mit.edu
Tue Sep 6 13:50:56 PDT 2005


Eugen Leitl <eugen@leitl.org> wrote:
> To my dismay, our Federal emergency agency requires Microsoft
> Internet Explorer 6, and only IE 6, to use the website for disaster
> assistance.

They also use a visual captcha -- too bad for blind refugees.

The site appears to work just fine if you spoof the user agent string.

Incompetence in government... who would have guessed!

-Ed
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