There always come a time where you need to temporarily stop a site for some required maintenance. The simplest quick&dirty method would be to stop the web server, but it’s not pretty for the users and also it brings down all the sites you are hosting. Another method (which I’ve used in the past) was […]
Basically it seems that you can’t use the following combination: https + jQuery CDN (code.jquery.com) + Internet Explorer / Windows XP. Altough jQuery 1.x officialy supports Internet Explorer 6+, this doesn’t work. Why? It seems that the official jQuery CDN can’t handle https connections coming from Internet Explorer running under Windows XP.
I have just found about this stupid problem yesterday when trying to add some nice round corners to a page. I was using 4 empty div’s, setting the positions and a background image trough css. Everything was okay in SeaMonkey and Opera, but definitely not ok on Internet Explorer. Trying to debug the problem, I […]