firefox emulating IE

Mark Haney mhaney at
Thu Apr 2 13:24:47 UTC 2009

Gary Kirkpatrick wrote:
> When I try to stream movies using netflix the website says you can only use
> IE.  Is there a way to fool the website into thinking FF is IE?  Or is there
> another Ubuntu compatible browser than can?
> thanks
> Gary

There is IE4Linux, the beta has support for IE7. I don't know how good
it is, since I always use IE from within a VM.

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