From:  Brendan Eich <brendan@meer.net>
Date:  08 Apr 2004 14:35:19 Hong Kong Time
Newsgroup:  news.mozilla.org/netscape.public.mozilla.gtk
Subject:  

Re: What are the goals of Mozilla.org? [LONG; spin off new threads by topic]

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Brendan Eich wrote:

Forgot to cc: m.gtk and set followup-to, so replying to my post.

/be

> Axel Hecht wrote:
> 
>> Brendan Eich wrote:
>>
>>> Here's an alternative that I'm working hard to promote:
>>>
>>> I. Build cross-platform apps from the ground up, using Gecko, native 
>>> theme-based rendering, and good desktop/OS integration.
>>
>>
>>
>> How far are we done here? 20% or 80%?
> 
> 
> 
> The longest pole for the 1.0 apps is the "good desktop/OS integration", 
> particularly GNOME integration and GTK theme-based rendering.  The bug 
> tracking this work is http://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=233462.
> 
> For most of the work items, we can buy by the yard, so to speak, up till 
> near the last freeze date for Firefox 1.0, without adding too much risk.
> 
> Please jump in and offer to help on the unfixed dependencies of this 
> bug.  bryner and p_ch could surely use the help.
> 
> /be