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

#40 Re: Re: gnome registry

by watchman

Wednesday April 7th, 2004 11:51 AM

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(Carriage returns and Mozillazine. Another post is needed)

> So either it does or it doesn't.

We don't live in a black or white world. It is not "it is black or it isn't". There is gray.

> All the google links put No.

All no.

Conclusion: Two first sentences and two errors. Not good. Better luck next time.

> However this isn't the place for Gnome v KDE flamewars.

Though you didn't tell this to the comment #10 (you know why), you are right

> If Mozilla people can work with Gnome people to create something that s better then either Mozilla or Gnome s today then

> that's A Good Thing

You are right again

> and will probably be useful regardless of which (if either!) desktop environment you prefer.

And you are right again, too