[Camino] My Biting Review of Firefox

Mike Pinkerton mikepinkerton at mac.com
Tue Dec 21 22:59:22 EST 2004


The reason FF doesn't have native widgets is because Carbon doesn't 
easily allow for the <select> widget to be done. It's easier from 
Cocoa, which is why camino does it. Instead of having some widgets look 
native and others not, they decided to forego all. Wise choice? Not 
sure. Just wanted to set the record straight

-Pink

On Dec 18, 2004, at 4:03 AM, David Fedoruk wrote:

> Why doesn't FireFox have native OS X widgets? FireFox was designed to
> look exactly the same on all platforms. Users can move from Windows to
> Linux to Mac OS X and move seamlessly between platforms. 



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