Konqueror vs. Firefox -- Accessing Gmail
dotancohen at gmail.com
Sun Apr 8 20:10:40 UTC 2007
On 05/04/07, Juan Carlos Torres <carlosdgtorres at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Thursday 05 April 2007, Robert Tilley wrote:
> > I can access Google Gmail easily with the standards-compliant Firefox while
> > Konqueror simply chokes and dies. I thought Konqueror was standards
> > compliant and even passed the ACID2 test for page rendering.
> Just change Konqueror's Browser Identification to either Firefox 18.104.22.168 or to
> Safari and you'll be able to use Gmail in Konqueror. Like what Derek said,
> Konqueror is standards-compliant, but Gmail isn't. And Google has
> deliberately chosen not to include Konqueror/KHTML in their list of supported
> > Is it's ability to run scripts/AJAX inferior to Firefox's? This is an
> > honest question to determine the source of the issue.
> AJAX is relatively new and there isn't any standard for it. So it's really a
> hit or miss kind of thing. Scripts on the other hand are a different thing.
> Konqueror follows that version, but other sites probably don't.
It's also what's taught in most classes without it ever being referred
to as Jscript. And used in most web tutorials.
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