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Latest Twitter Bootstrap broken in Windows Phone

05.15.2013
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Twitter Bootstrap broken in Windows Phone, Wensus image

Unfortunately the latest Twitter Bootstrap is broken with Windows Phone: The responsive layout doesn’t work.

We noticed this when updating the Wensus website. This is how the site worked with a version 2.2.1 (captured from Windows Phone emulator):

And this is what happened after we upgraded to latest Twitter Bootstrap version (2.3.1):

Rolling back to 2.2.1 fixed the issue.

There’s a short discussion about this on GitHub dating back to last December. The issue has been closed as the Bootstrap team doesn’t officially support Windows Phone. Which is really unfortunate.

Published at DZone with permission of Mikael Koskinen, author and DZone MVB. (source)

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