This bug is also in Radar as <rdar://4412355>
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Sjoerd Mulder, Backbase
Developer Backbase Presentation Client
Based on the most recent comment from Backbase developers, is it time to mark this bug resolved yet?
If not, what are the remaining blocking issues?
Bug 4045 is the most blocking bug now. e.g. it doesn't allow large xmlstructures and complicated xpath query's to be executed
From email Sjoerd sent today: "The umbrella bug about Backbase can [...] be closed. We support Safari now completely!"