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

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by robdogg

Thursday April 8th, 2004 1:40 PM

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You are ignorant. Windows (any version) has *never ever* loaded Internet Explorer into memory. Some versions loaded the rendering engine for displaying various things on the desktop and folders. In Win9x you can turn even this off by turning off the active desktop. There is absolutely nothing wrong with that. Many OSes do that nowadays.