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Re: [in] Re: IE is just as safe as FireFox
From: Heikki Toivonen <heikki () osafoundation org>
Date: Mon, 15 Nov 2004 14:11:08 -0800

bkfsec wrote:
Rafel Ivgi, The-Insider wrote:
Firefox is not intgrated to the OS, because it doesn't have an OS.
Its just a trimmed Mozilla for windows..
Not exactly... it's a mozilla core in a native application, as opposed to an interpreted XUL front-end. It's a bit faster in both GNU/Linux and Windows.

Not exactly ;) Mozilla Firefox does use XUL for it's front-end.

There are browsers that do use the native controls instead of XUL while still leveraging the Gecko layout engine to display HTML, for example Camino for Mac OS X (http://www.mozilla.org/products/camino/).

  Heikki Toivonen

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