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Old 04-08-2003, 10:44 AM   #1
jbillow
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Unhappy Difference in web browsers?


Does anyone know the differences between web browsers for RH8 - I have Mozilla 1.0.1 installed from distribution, and considering upgrading to newest version 1.4, but curious about what is different between that and Netscape 7? I thought Mozilla was basically Netscape, any opinions as to difference, is one better than other?
 
Old 04-08-2003, 10:54 AM   #2
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version 1.0.1 is one of their stable releases, 1.4 is from their unstable branch, it has a few more features but will crash more. netscape is basically mozilla,(all real development is done in the mozilla builds) with alot of glop and bloat added in.
 
Old 04-08-2003, 10:56 AM   #3
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here's the latest roadmap.
http://www.mozilla.org/roadmap/branching-2003-02-20.png
 
Old 04-08-2003, 12:50 PM   #4
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I use mozilla 1.4 - I don't think I've had a crash yet. Netscape is based on mozilla 1.02 (from memory) with some little tidbits extra and some branding.
 
Old 04-08-2003, 03:15 PM   #5
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I tried Netscape 4.?, Mozilla, Konqueror, and Netscape 6, all of which were bundled with SuSE 7.1, and found that I liked Netscape 6 best. All the rest seemed to either have problems with displaying pages properly, or with accepting cookies. Netscape 6 showed no problems yet, and seems to work seamlessly.

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Old 04-08-2003, 03:52 PM   #6
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take a look at opera maybe u like it
 
  


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