Replacing Firefox with Google Chrome

Pasi Lallinaho open at
Wed Jan 13 17:12:54 UTC 2010

Jim Campbell wrote:
> On Wed, Jan 13, 2010 at 11:02 AM, Pasi Lallinaho <open at
> <mailto:open at>> wrote:
>     Dave Morley wrote:
>>     Jim out of curiosity what does epiphany use in comparison?
>     Or midori.
> We would have to look at those, but given the lack of extensions and
> keyboard shortcuts for Epiphany, and the newness of Midori (have you
> tried opening gmail in Midori? It reverts to the standard-html gmail
> interface, and requiring sites to interface with Midori as if they
> were interfacing with Safari shouldn't be something we should go with
> for an LTS).
> I don't mean that as a knock against Midori.  I have the Midori PPA
> installed, and use it with some frequency.  It's under really active
> development, and it is a great project, but I don't think it would be
> ready for use as the default browser in a release. 
> Jim
I agree. I can't even open Gmail in Midori.

We would like to have know the memory usage differences just for
curiosity, maybe for Lucid+1/2. I'm really interested in getting Midori
in at some point.

Pasi Lallinaho
Xubuntu Marketing Lead
Web-designer, graphic artist
IRC: knome @ freenode

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