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I read an article on www.stopdesign.com that AOL has cut funding to netscape development...not that many people are still using NN4 anymore, but hopefully this will be a clear signal to netscape users to switch over to NN7 at least, Mozilla or IE6.

I've been designing the latest version of a site for work, and i'm only focusing on w3c compliant browsers (well mostly compliant)...it's great to develop stuff that looks the same in NN7, Opera7, IE6, Mozilla...

Now if they can implement font embedding and/or SVG, we're home freee!

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Re: netscape is dead! long live mozilla

brucelu wrote:

Now if they can implement font embedding and/or SVG, we're home freee!

What do you mean by that ?

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netscape is dead! long live mozilla

I think he's talking about the CSS way of embedding downloadable fonts into your webpage. That means that if you want to use text set in "MetaPlus", you can put that link on your server, and then when the page is loaded, the user agent automatically downloads and installs that font so your text is now perfectly viewable.

I forgot where you can find info on it, but just google it and it'll be there.

-Mike

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netscape is dead! long live mozilla

there are some browser compatibility problems, and i don't think they match w3c standards anyway (if any), i'm not really familiar.

I know SVG would be the ultimate, since it would mean vector graphics, and that's really the holy grail for next-generation...

The question is, will it ever happen, look at PNG for example, it's been around forever, it can do so many more things than a jpeg or gif, like preserve layers, true transparency...

I keep my fingers crossed for the future..