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

#93 Re: Re: Re: First thing first

by bzbarsky

Friday April 9th, 2004 12:58 PM

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> especially if they consist of tables.

Mozilla's table implementation largely prioritizes bug-compat with IE over performance. There are large wins to be made here, especially if we drop some of that bug-compat. The problem is that pages depend on it....