Pale Moon 28.15.0

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The Mac OSX version of Pale Moon is provided by various people and is not official or in any way organized at this moment. Your assistance in bringing this build to fruition is greatly appreciated, but you can expect there to be bugs and problems as long as we don't have a maintainer or official builds!

Any specific bugs you find that don't have their own topic yet: please make a new topic; one bug per topic please to keep things organized.

Please also note that these builds are currently created by various independent Mac OS X people and not by our core team; core devs will likely not be able to provide insight or assistance due to lack of Mac hardware and OS/build knowledge for Mac. You'll have to solve the issues among yourselves.
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Pale Moon 28.15.0

Post by dbsoft » 2020-10-28, 04:14


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Re: Pale Moon 28.15.0

Post by KlarkKentThe3rd » 2020-10-28, 07:38

Thanks! Noticed the spooky scary startup screen.

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Re: Pale Moon 28.15.0

Post by rubenainaud » 2020-10-28, 19:52

Thank you!

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Re: Pale Moon 28.15.0

Post by izntmac » 2020-10-29, 07:12

Thank you for your work in this. It is appreciated! :)!

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Re: Pale Moon 28.15.0

Post by PikachuEXE » 2020-10-30, 02:04

I love the theme of palemoon site (while reading release note) :thumbup:

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Re: Pale Moon 28.15.0

Post by Moonchild » 2020-10-30, 08:41

Happy Hallowe'en!
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Re: Pale Moon 28.15.0

Post by dbsoft » 2020-10-30, 08:59

Just a guess but this might be Moonchild's favorite time of year? ;)

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Re: Pale Moon 28.15.0

Post by Moonchild » 2020-10-30, 09:07

Off-topic:
Especially with it being a full moon on the 31st this year!
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Re: Pale Moon 28.15.0

Post by darksidekevin » 2020-11-08, 07:57

In Big Sur beta messages are coming up in blank boxes? not happening with firefox or safari so I'm guessing it's a setting in pale moon?
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Re: Pale Moon 28.15.0

Post by Moonchild » 2020-11-08, 08:04

There is an open issue to look into Big Sur issues. Support for it isn't complete yet.
Issue #1667 (UXP)
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Re: Pale Moon 28.15.0

Post by dbsoft » 2020-11-10, 04:28

darksidekevin wrote:
2020-11-08, 07:57
In Big Sur beta messages are coming up in blank boxes? not happening with firefox or safari so I'm guessing it's a setting in pale moon?
This is the third bug I am looking into on the issue... the bug affects a couple other Mozilla forks, like Seamonkey too... I've tried grafting changes from unaffected Mozilla forks but so far I have not determined the cause of the misbehavior.

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Re: Pale Moon 28.15.0

Post by neville » 2020-11-12, 10:32

Does not work on my Mac:

Process: palemoon [1050]
Path: /Applications/Pale Moon.app/Contents/MacOS/palemoon
Identifier: org.mozilla.pale moon
Version: 28.15.0 (2820.10.28)
Code Type: X86-64 (Native)
Parent Process: launchd [720]

Date/Time: 2020-11-12 10:26:51.071 +0000
OS Version: Mac OS X 10.6.8 (10K549)
Report Version: 6

Interval Since Last Report: 8327450 sec
Crashes Since Last Report: 152
Per-App Crashes Since Last Report: 1
Anonymous UUID: FAE6D23A-AFE2-4F73-B23C-98041F9389B2

Exception Type: EXC_BREAKPOINT (SIGTRAP)
Exception Codes: 0x0000000000000002, 0x0000000000000000
Crashed Thread: 0

Dyld Error Message:
Symbol not found: _strndup
Referenced from: /Applications/Pale Moon.app/Contents/MacOS/libmozglue.dylib
Expected in: /usr/lib/libSystem.B.dylib
in /Applications/Pale Moon.app/Contents/MacOS/libmozglue.dylib

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Re: Pale Moon 28.15.0

Post by Moonchild » 2020-11-12, 11:42

OS X 10.6 is not supported.
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Re: Pale Moon 28.15.0

Post by neville » 2020-11-12, 11:46

Moonchild wrote:
2020-11-12, 11:42
OS X 10.6 is not supported.
Thanks for the prompt reply. I spent some tome trying to discover what is supported. Where is this information?

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Re: Pale Moon 28.15.0

Post by New Tobin Paradigm » 2020-11-12, 12:12

Since Pale Moon for Mac is in perpetual beta the specifics are largely confined to this board on the forum. But it isn't like it hasn't been stated here before.
Is it that you have no idea where you are going or what you're supposed to be doing right now?
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Re: Pale Moon 28.15.0

Post by neville » 2020-11-12, 14:02

I have rarely met Mac software which fails to specify compatibility at point of download and often also in a downloaded ReadMe.

Which versions does it work with?

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Re: Pale Moon 28.15.0

Post by Moonchild » 2020-11-12, 16:30

neville wrote:
2020-11-12, 14:02
Which versions does it work with?
Hint: use the forum's search

search.php?keywords=mac+minimum+version
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Re: Pale Moon 28.15.0

Post by neville » 2020-11-12, 17:23

Easy when you know which search terms to use.

I tried earlier versions which were described as working with my OS but they did not work for me.

Is there a table of compatible browser versions for various OS X versions?

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Re: Pale Moon 28.15.0

Post by New Tobin Paradigm » 2020-11-12, 17:53

We don't support you and we are not your personal search engine.
Is it that you have no idea where you are going or what you're supposed to be doing right now?
Or did you just assume when you saw that timer that something in this room is capable of turning it off?

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Re: Pale Moon 28.15.0

Post by Moonchild » 2020-11-12, 18:41

neville wrote:
2020-11-12, 17:23
Easy when you know which search terms to use.
Oh come on! Those are the terms I tried first try based on what your question is. FIRST TRY.
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Is there a table
No, there isn't.
And as long as the Mac consumer dev base doesn't change and commits to making an actual release, this kind of documentation won't ever be made either.
Latest version that would run on 10.6 would be the last 27.* unofficial builds, which I can't recommend ANYone still use, so no. either get 10.7 or later or use a different supported browser.
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