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Old 09-26-2003, 05:51 PM   #1
lel800
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Web Browsers for Linux


I'm wondering what kinds of web browsers are available to Linux.

I commonly use Mozilla because it came with my distribution. It works well and I like it. Are there others that people generally like as well? And if so what do you like about them?

Suggestions appreciated. Have a nice day.
 
Old 09-26-2003, 05:55 PM   #2
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I like Mozilla but as a web designer I test in a few:
Mozilla
Galeon
Firebird
Opera
Konqueror
 
Old 09-26-2003, 06:10 PM   #3
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I've used Konquerer, Mozilla and FireBird. I set Firebird as my default browser at this point. I really like it.

Give it a try, see what you think. www.mozilla.org
 
Old 09-26-2003, 06:17 PM   #4
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I've used Konqueror, mozilla, opera, galeon, links(that's pretty cool) and i like opera the best, Haven't tried firebird yet though.
 
Old 09-26-2003, 06:24 PM   #5
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If you're a shell nut, try lynx.
 
Old 09-26-2003, 07:23 PM   #6
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netscape rules
 
Old 09-26-2003, 07:54 PM   #7
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I like Firebird best, followed by Opera and Galeon. Try as many as you can and pick one or two you like.

Steve
 
Old 09-27-2003, 12:42 AM   #8
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I like Firebird, Galeon, and Konqueror. Used to use opera but it crashed too much. The only one in linux that I have had problems with. Firebird is my #1 choice.
 
Old 09-27-2003, 01:00 AM   #9
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I like firebird, but I like w3m for its ease of use. But firebird rules for browsing through the net, while I use w3m to browse through my books collection.
 
Old 09-27-2003, 01:03 AM   #10
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Quote:
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I like firebird, but I like w3m for its ease of use. But firebird rules for browsing through the net, while I use w3m to browse through my books collection.
Being the true geek that I am I have in my personal toolbar folder bookmarks to my books and folders on the local hard drive.
 
Old 09-27-2003, 01:35 AM   #11
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I use them all for different things but for fun try Dillo.
 
Old 09-27-2003, 04:52 AM   #12
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I use opera, new release never crashed on me, looks great and the mouse gestures and tabbed browsing are awesome!
 
Old 09-29-2003, 05:44 PM   #13
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Fonts

I just installed RH 9.0 on a Toshiba Satellite notebook. RH 9.0 ships with Mozilla standard, but the fonts are pretty cheasy - even on its own toolbar. Should I try a different browser or is there some kind of a font upgrade I can install?
 
Old 10-28-2003, 03:23 PM   #14
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Thank you all for your responses.

I haven't had much time to indulge in this.

I'd like to be able to view Java Applets with the browser that I use. I know I can do this with Mozilla, Galeon, and Netscape.

I like Dillo though, in it's own way...

Where can I download Konqueror?
 
Old 10-28-2003, 04:05 PM   #15
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Where can I download Konqueror?

It comes with your distro. Check in your menus under internet. I had it when I ran RH8.0, should be there.
 
  


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