Changes between Initial Version and Version 1 of Ticket #3704, comment 8


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03/02/2016 12:32:36 PM (4 years ago)
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  • Ticket #3704, comment 8

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    1 It of course depends on what you consider reliable. If checking for non-standard APIs is any better than relying on the UA, sure that would be an option. However, as we have to rely on the UA anyway, for the `application`, `applicationVersion` and `platformVersion`, I guess it would be reasonable to rely on it for the `platform` itself as well, besides that seems to be what Microsoft recommends. 
     1It of course depends on what you consider reliable. If checking for non-standard DOM APIs is any better than relying on the user agent string, sure that would be an option. However, as we have to rely on the UA anyway, for the `application`, `applicationVersion` and `platformVersion`, I guess it would be reasonable to rely on it for the `platform` itself as well, besides that seems to be what Microsoft recommends.