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NetSurf reaches version 2.0

Published: 28th Apr 2009, 01:48:41 | Permalink | Printable

The latest milestone release of the open source web browser for RISC OS, Linux, AmigaOS and other platforms is now available for download. After almost two years of work by volunteer programmers, the team have announced a new HTML parser, SVG support, PDF export, improved page layout and a more complete GTK interface - full details here. Also: a new version of Tinct, a module used by NS for displaying images on RISC OS, is also available for download. Among other updates, Tinct now supports RISC OS 6's new 64K-colour screen modes.

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Well done, just tested it with a few sites I know that killed it before and wolla! :@D

just the JS to go and i'm converted from Chrome.

already have it installed on my SA RiscPC Music Player for surfing in the living room.

 is a RISC OS Userem2ac on 28/4/09 3:22AM
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also seems a lot faster, or is that just me? :)

 is a RISC OS Userem2ac on 28/4/09 3:27AM
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Faster than what? :)

 is a RISC OS Userrjek on 28/4/09 9:54AM
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Faster than something slower, obviously. :)

Shame I couldn't make the show - it would have been nice to have bought a NetSurf 2 CD numbered 001 to go with my NetSurf 1 CD with the same number. ;)

 is a RISC OS UserVinceH on 28/4/09 11:51AM
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Netsurf 1...but as I said it could be just me with all the hype about a new version ;@)

 is a RISC OS Userem2ac on 28/4/09 8:51PM
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Doesn't seem any faster than 1.2 to me, but it doesn't seem any slower, either, on a SA233 RiscPC.

 is a RISC OS Userbhtooefr on 29/4/09 4:12AM
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