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 mozilla.org.
#71 Re: Re: Re: I agree with this 100%
Thursday April 8th, 2004 7:00 AM
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What I am attempted barely even scratches the surface of what *can* be done with the huge mozilla framework if wrapped to into a nice easy API (and made totally language independant -> all you would need is a compiler to convert it to the necessary byte codes, as well as the ability to link it to *native* applications) to rival both Java and .NET!