K-Meleon based on Goanna

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K-Meleon based on Goanna

Unread postby JustOff » Wed, 31 Jan 2018, 16:45

I think the community will be interested to know that roytam1, best known here as the author of unofficial adaptations of Pale Moon and Basilisk for Windows XP, introduced the K-Meleon browser version based on the Goanna engine.

Here are the details.
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Re: K-Meleon based on Goanna

Unread postby RJARRRPCGP » Thu, 01 Feb 2018, 02:21

Glad to see this!

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Re: K-Meleon based on Goanna

Unread postby adesh » Thu, 01 Feb 2018, 14:47

Superb! Getting traction ...

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Re: K-Meleon based on Goanna

Unread postby LimboSlam » Thu, 01 Feb 2018, 21:09

Is there a Windows version available?
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Re: K-Meleon based on Goanna

Unread postby SpockFan02 » Thu, 01 Feb 2018, 23:46

LimboSlam wrote:Is there a Windows version available?
...Isn't K-Meleon only for Windows?

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Re: K-Meleon based on Goanna

Unread postby Moonraker » Fri, 02 Feb 2018, 00:37

SpockMan02 wrote:
LimboSlam wrote:Is there a Windows version available?
...Isn't K-Meleon only for Windows?

http://kmeleonbrowser.org/

Top paragraph has all the info.It does state it is designed specifically for microsoft windows.
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Re: K-Meleon based on Goanna

Unread postby Macca » Sun, 04 Feb 2018, 13:16

I suppose the more people that use Goanna the merrier we'll (eventually) be. Hopefully that will lead to improvements being made along the way.

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Re: K-Meleon based on Goanna

Unread postby gracious1 » Mon, 05 Feb 2018, 12:04

Macca wrote:I suppose the more people that use Goanna the merrier we'll (eventually) be. Hopefully that will lead to improvements being made along the way.

I agree!
I do wish, however, that there could be a GNU/Linux version of K-Meleon.
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Re: K-Meleon based on Goanna

Unread postby roytam1 » Mon, 05 Feb 2018, 15:57

gracious1 wrote:
Macca wrote:I suppose the more people that use Goanna the merrier we'll (eventually) be. Hopefully that will lead to improvements being made along the way.

I agree!
I do wish, however, that there could be a GNU/Linux version of K-Meleon.

I'd say it is unlikely to happen since K-Meleon solely based on MFC for UI stuff. Replacing MFC with wxWidgets/GTK/Qt requires a full rewrite(not to mention Gecko/Goanna support on such UI toolkit is more limited than MFC/Windows).


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