Full Article Attached Mozilla Looking to Forge Alliances with GNOME and Other Open Source Projects to Combat Longhorn

Tuesday April 6th, 2004

jgraham writes: "Brendan Eich has written an interesting post to the netscape.public.mozilla.seamonkey newsgroup outlining some of the plans being made to ensure that Mozilla technology remains useful and relevant in the future. Brendan sees Mozilla developing into an open cross-platform alternative to forthcoming Microsoft technologies such as XAML and is looking to collaborate with other open-source projects to make this happen." The GNOME project is mentioned explicitly. Brendan's message is part of a longer thread about the goals of

#30 XUL vs XAML...

by zookqvalem

Wednesday April 7th, 2004 9:29 AM

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There is one thing that alway concern me about the competition with LongHorn, Gnome, KDE, OS X, etc is that those XML codes would become incompactable with each other for the website and application interface. It is just a more headache for the programmer.