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liorean
Paranoid (IV) Inmate

From: Umeå, Sweden
Insane since: Sep 2004

IP logged posted posted 09-09-2008 19:09 Edit Quote

Not entirely historically accurate, but the spirit meaning is so spot on.

http://webaim.org/blog/user-agent-string-history/

And come to think of it, Google Chrome's UA string IS kinda hilarious. How about

"Chrome/0.2 (Windows; S; x86)" or something more sane like that instead?

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var Liorean = {
abode: "http://web-graphics.com/",
profile: "http://codingforums.com/member.php?u=5798"};

Lord_Fukutoku
Maniac (V) Inmate

From: San Antonio
Insane since: Jul 2002

IP logged posted posted 09-09-2008 19:40 Edit Quote

That's great Good find

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Any sufficiently advanced bug is indistinguishable from a feature.



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