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Netscape Releases Netscape 6.2

Tuesday October 30th, 2001

Netscape today released version 6.2 of it's browser based on Mozilla. Downloads for a variety of platforms and languages are available (we've linked to the english builds, there are other languages of Netscape 6 available, and we expect that, as in the past, more tranlations of 6.2 will show up later), and you can also check out the release notes. This release comes off the Mozilla 0.9.4 branch, and is the third major release from Netscape using Mozilla.


#107 Re: Re: No pop-up :)

by joschi

Wednesday October 31st, 2001 4:11 PM

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You have to take into account that for the first 7-8 year of linux's life it was aimed at propeller heads and sys admnins. the attention to the desktop market is still a really new thing. The last few years have been spent building up modern applications development environments (KDE and GNOME) which are both coming to real maturity now. I think over the next year we are going to start seeing the first wave of truely end user oriented free software. I've used evolution quite a bit since the beta's started stabalizing, and I can tell you that it is as slick and intuitive as it looks. It is really going to spark up a storm.