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Programing method - Kmel VS Firefox?
Posted by: bellgamin
Date: June 18, 2014 03:53AM

Since Kmel & FF both use the Gecko engine, is there any difference in their programing methodology?

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Re: Programing method - Kmel VS Firefox?
Posted by: rodocop
Date: June 18, 2014 06:09AM

De facto, KM and FF are simply different shells, wrappers for Gecko engine.

All FF GUI is XUL-based (->cross-platform but heavy) and KM uses Windows system libs (mono-platform but light).

Moreover, KM has its own macrolanguage, making possible to create some added functionality not eating much of system resources.

FF needs to integrate new XUL-extension where KM can sometime use text based macro-file.

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