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

#74 Re: Re: I agree with this 100%

by ajollyswami

Thursday April 8th, 2004 8:49 AM

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I'm just getting started with Python and loving it. I've done a little bit of Mozilla extension programming before (<>) and I really think this would be great.

I assume you've spoken with some of the Python developers about this, yeah? I would think the security side of things would probably need a little work (Especially if you're going to let people embed Python code in a web page) but otherwise it should definitely be possible.

Good luck!