Up until a few days ago, I could vote up comments via my iPad2. Now this is no longer possible, nothing happens when I tap to vote up.
This functionality was previously available, see Can't flag or up vote comments on iPad?
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We recently switched from applying different CSS classes in
mouseout events to just using
:hover CSS styles. The former technique goes back to the days when we where still supporting older IEs, which didn't handle
:hover correctly or at all. Fortunately, that's now in the past.
Mobile Safari is a bit picky about applying
:hover styles -- apparently it only does that when it's also handling some other click or similar event. In the next build, the comments have a dummy click event handler attached; it well then work as it did before.
This is also why Clare's workaround works, because interacting with the link is also enough to force the