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Gran Paradiso Alpha 3 Released

Monday March 26th, 2007

Gran Paradiso Alpha 3, an early developer milestone aimed at testers and web application developers, has been released. This is the third milestone on the path to Gecko 1.9. As mentioned earlier, Gran Paradiso is the project codename for Firefox 3. This milestone includes support for Animated PNG (APNG) images and several backend changes for layout, rendering and web applications support.

For more details, refer to Gran Paradiso Alpha 3 Release Notes.


#2 Re: MNG

by schapel

Tuesday March 27th, 2007 1:49 PM

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It's not difficult, they just don't want to support it because it isn't used. And because it added to download size. The two reasons are download size and lack of use and increase attack surface for security vulnerabilities. The three reasons are lack of use and vulnerabilities and download size and it's too complicated. The four problems... No, amongst the many problems with MNG are such diverse reasons as download size, lack of use... Oh bugger, I'll reply again.