[clug] Internet Explorer act-alike on Linux

Geoff Smith gsmith at geoffco.net
Fri Jun 11 02:45:02 GMT 2004

There are websites that can do snapshot style rendering... I think you 
end up with an image of how the page turns out in various browsers. 
Can't remember the URL but they do exist. Google be your friend...

Hope this helps,


Ambrose Andrews wrote:
> Might be legally difficult to implement under a software patent 
> regime....  :-)
>  -AA.
>> It would be nice to be able to do this without having to switch
>> computers all the time. Does anybody know of a IE act-alike that
>> reproduces IE's ability to turn standards-compliant pages into a
>> festering pile of reeking garbage?
>> [*] Including: the PNG disaster, ignoring CSS height commands, ignoring
>> CSS display commands, problems with borders, dodgy implementation of the
>> DOM and a pile of stuff that I've already forgotten. All stuff that
>> works fine in Mozilla/Netscape, Opera and Konquerer, just like wot the
>> standards lay down.

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