Acid and IE7

The times they are a-changin’.

This post seems to be older than 16 years—a long time on the internet. It might be outdated.

While I’m on the subject of IE7, I ran the Acid2 Test on it. Horrible still. The Acid test is designed as a way to check standards compliance and ability of browser to handle non-compliant CSS and such. It’s not designed to test for everything; instead, it tests for practices that web developers are looking for in a browser. For the long winded explanation, see

What the image is supposed to look like is displayed in your upper right (ignore the bottom reflection thingy, that’s just me trying to be cool with some fancy JS).

Here’s how Firefox did:
PXN8.COM - Wed Apr 26 15:40:39 2006

And Now IE7 Beta2:
Acid2 Test: IE7 Beta 2

Pretty bad still.

[tags]Internet Explorer, IE7, Firefox[/tags]