[rescue] Mozilla Firefox
mcguire at neurotica.com
Sun Apr 25 15:45:30 CDT 2004
On Apr 25, 2004, at 4:48 PM, Jonathan C. Patschke wrote:
>> memory leaks in the past.
>> There were certain versions of Netscape back in the day that would
> Gah. I wonder if we'd just be better off with a pure-Java browser. If
> it used AWT instead of Swing, it'd probably be -faster- than Mozilla.
> And, at least we know Java's GC works.
Yeah. But AWT sucks...Swing wouldn't be all THAT much slower. With
a modern VM I'm sure a pure-Java browser would be quite usable, as long
as the Sun-employed wet-behind-the-ears college-boy "programmers" who
wrote SMC didn't write it.
Dave McGuire "PC users only know two 'solutions'...
Cape Coral, FL reboot and upgrade." -Jonathan Patschke
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