html browser for wine (khtml)

fenix at fenix at
Fri Jan 10 10:36:55 CST 2003


----Message d'origine----
>Sujet: Re: html browser for wine (khtml)
>De: Mike Hearn <m.hearn at>
>A: hetz at
>Copie à: dpaun at, wine-devel at
>Date: 10 Jan 2003 09:14:54 +0000


>About duplication - I think it's probably most likely that the best course would be
>to copy the KHTML source into the Wine tree, because I'd expect modifications would
>be needed in order to support all the IEisms that will crop up in regular usage of
>the WebBrowser control. KHTML out of the box won't, and never will support ActiveX,
>IE specific markup or any of the other proprietary stuff MS threw in for fun during
>the browser wars. The KDE team would rightly reject such patches from being integrated
>into upstream.

 As i know, khtml support most of the IE-isms (for compatibility, try to actve "IE support" in konqueror).
 And for ActiveX, it must be simply supported by a khtml plugin (as crossover plugin do)

>thanks -mike
>Mike Hearn <m.hearn at>
>QinetiQ - Malvern Technology Center


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