Reasons to fork Firefox 55 as Basilisk's codebase?

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Reasons to fork Firefox 55 as Basilisk's codebase?

Unread postby Latitude » Wed, 27 Dec 2017, 16:42

Why not using Firefox 56 or Firefox 52 ESR's codebase?

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Re: Reasons to fork Firefox 55 as Basilisk's codebase?

Unread postby Moonchild » Wed, 27 Dec 2017, 17:35

Because neither of those options were good to build a platform off of.
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Re: Reasons to fork Firefox 55 as Basilisk's codebase?

Unread postby roytam1 » Thu, 28 Dec 2017, 06:51

Latitude wrote:Why not using Firefox 56 or Firefox 52 ESR's codebase?

56 has rust language locked-in, which is not good for (cross-platform) portability.


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