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Lindsay Druett lindsayd@w...
Wed Apr 6 16:54:24 NZST 2005


Which site are you talking about ?
Does this relate to a particular school ?
I haven't used IE for ages, but as part of my job, I've been on the main 
site, i-gate, webmail, some of the individual school sites, and I've had 
no problems.  The web team have gone into great lengths to keep to the 
standards, however, there are individual schools do do their own thing 
which ITS doesn't really have much control over.

As for assignment submissions, that really is up to the individual 
school, but that seems bizzaare.

James Clark wrote:

>On Wed, Apr 06, 2005 at 04:00:31PM +1200, Lindsay Druett wrote:
>>He's a little bit behind :)
>>A huge portion of our servers deployed are running Linux.
>The next step for Waikto Uni is to fix their site can be used with
>browsers other than IE.  Then to knock out mandated .doc and .xls
>assignment submissions.  These things hinder Linux acceptance among
>otherwise willing students.
>These are pet peeves of mine, as my missus can't drop IE/Windows
>completely since she still needs them to do University work.

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