IE 8 Compatibility View

As a UNIX / Linux bigot, I don’t use Internet Explorer much. As a web developer, I need to test as many browsers as possible. The matrix for all the possible browser / version combinations is pretty daunting already, and adding the IE 8 compatibility view to the mix doesn’t help. If your customer complains of hosed web pages, check the configuration under Tools -> Compatibility View Settings, and have him / her turn off all the check boxes at the bottom of the form. References: Microsoft Blog Microsoft IE 8 Features Wikipedia

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Theme Thrashing

I’ve never been entirely satisfied with the way my blog looks – it still feels “hard to read”, and I’m not sure how to fix that, except to experiment with some other two-column, fixed-width WP themes. So, the site will be undergoing some changes whilst I play around a bit with the look and feel. Thanks for your understanding. Regards, Chris “Tweaker” Lehman

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