[Phpmyadmin-devel] Re: IE 6, CSS and mod_gzip

Marc Delisle Marc.Delisle at cegepsherbrooke.qc.ca
Tue Mar 21 09:11:32 CET 2006

Michal Čihař a écrit :
> Hi there
> On Sun, 19 Mar 2006 08:32:38 -0500
> Marc Delisle <Marc.Delisle at cegepsherbrooke.qc.ca> wrote:
>> from the French forum (maybe other forums).
>> First the problem: IE 6 does not like CSS compressed by mod_gzip, so it skips 
>> all CSS formatting.
>> Apache knows that, and supposedly does not compress .css files, but in our case 
>> the file is ./css/phpmyadmin.css.php.
>> Solution: a .htaccess
>> <IfModule mod_gzip.c>
>> mod_gzip_on no
>> </IfModule>
>> but we don't want to include a .htaccess in our main directory, due to problems 
>> on servers that do not allow users to have a .htaccess.
>> Can we do something better than a FAQ entry?
> Use only static CSS? But it's long time solution.

I just noticed that this problem is discussed here:


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