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Full Article Attached Towards Mozilla 1.0

Tuesday June 26th, 2001

Gervase Markham recently posted his feelings on what a 1.0 release of Mozilla would be. Gerv has sent us the follow-up to that posting, including much of the feedback he received. To read it, click the full article link. Once you have read through it, we welcome you to post your feelings on what you think a 1.0 release would have. [As Gerv says, please don't post your favorite list of bugs, only the criteria for choosing what bugs to fix.]


#88 Re: Modularity, clean installs, and upgrade paths.

by Gerv

Wednesday June 27th, 2001 4:24 PM

You are replying to this message

> The idea that you can pop modules in > and out of Mozilla in order to upgrade > or extend it is a big deal

You can sort of do that already. The modularisation work doesn't affect those building a Mozilla-like thing, but has a great impact for embedders - people who just want to take out and use small bits of the codebase.

It's not sexy, but it needs doing :-)

Gerv