Although Basilisk & Pale Moon Unstable are based on the same UXP (Take 2), PM theme couldn't be installed in Basilisk.

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Although Basilisk & Pale Moon Unstable are based on the same UXP (Take 2), PM theme couldn't be installed in Basilisk.

Unread postby Latitude » Sun, 17 Jun 2018, 19:30

So, Pale Moon & Basilisk are still fundamentally different, right?

Kinda disappointing. :silent:
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Re: Although Basilisk & Pale Moon Unstable are based on the same UXP (Take 2), PM theme couldn't be installed in Basilis

Unread postby Moonchild » Sun, 17 Jun 2018, 19:36

Basilisk and Pale Moon are fundamentally different applications building on the same platform.

I feel like a broken record -- is it really that difficult to understand?

UXP = platform
Basilisk, Pale Moon, Iceweasel, Borealis = applications.

Themes apply to applications (UI/front-end). So it's logical that they are application-specific and can't be interchanged...
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Re: Although Basilisk & Pale Moon Unstable are based on the same UXP (Take 2), PM theme couldn't be installed in Basilis

Unread postby Moonraker » Sun, 17 Jun 2018, 21:04

Latitude wrote:So, Pale Moon & Basilisk are still fundamentally different, right?

Kinda disappointing. :silent:

You and dumb apes fundamentally different right?

Kinda disappointing. :silent: :silent: :wave: :wave: :lol:
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Re: Although Basilisk & Pale Moon Unstable are based on the same UXP (Take 2), PM theme couldn't be installed in Basilis

Unread postby pavik » Wed, 20 Jun 2018, 11:24

So the primary difference is the interface? Are the feature sets the same?

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Re: Although Basilisk & Pale Moon Unstable are based on the same UXP (Take 2), PM theme couldn't be installed in Basilis

Unread postby Isengrim » Wed, 20 Jun 2018, 11:34

pavik wrote:So the primary difference is the interface? Are the feature sets the same?

Off-topic:
Features are very different as well. Basilisk supports WebRTC while Pale Moon does not, for example.
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Re: Although Basilisk & Pale Moon Unstable are based on the same UXP (Take 2), PM theme couldn't be installed in Basilis

Unread postby SpockFan02 » Wed, 20 Jun 2018, 23:45

Isengrim wrote:
pavik wrote:So the primary difference is the interface? Are the feature sets the same?

Off-topic:
Features are very different as well. Basilisk supports WebRTC while Pale Moon does not, for example.
A lot is shared, like the rendering and JavaScript engines, but the feature sets are slightly different, mainly because Basilisks supports more Firefox features that Pale Moon has dropped or not adopted, like WebRTC, DRM, ...

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Re: Although Basilisk & Pale Moon Unstable are based on the same UXP (Take 2), PM theme couldn't be installed in Basilis

Unread postby Moonchild » Wed, 20 Jun 2018, 23:51

And don't forget what Pale Moon adds in comparison that Basilisk (and Firefox) have dropped: ctrl-tab previews, tabs on bottom, full customization, status bar, ...
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Re: Although Basilisk & Pale Moon Unstable are based on the same UXP (Take 2), PM theme couldn't be installed in Basilis

Unread postby SpockFan02 » Thu, 21 Jun 2018, 01:22

Of course, all of that as well! :D


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