May 29, 2001
Opera to challenge e-envoy over UK govt 'Windows t
Author: JT Smith
Rorsharch writes "The Register today reported on 'Microsoft's 'help' in turning "Britain's e-government vision into a reality" has mysteriously turned into a lockout for users of anything other than IE on Windows. Linux, Netscape and Mac (even with IE, friends...) can look but not touch, because the digital certificate system selected by the developers mysteriously always seems to lead to IE 5.01 or above on Windows.' Opera Software will be taking this up with the UK's e-envoy. Readers can register their displeasure at firstname.lastname@example.org"