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If Castle's initiative goes forward I hope it will help to revive the platform, and as others have said above, there are reasons to hope this might be so. But let's not lose sight of the fact that the main reason why RO is now a borderline standalone computing solution for a home user such as myself has nothing whatever to do with the OS or, for that matter, with hardware: it is the lack of a satisfactory browser. Since Peter Naulls stopped work on Firefox, the only ongoing development is to Netsurf. I have been using this for several months and it is a nice fast, lightweight browser, but you can't do internet banking, order airline or theatre tickets, or interact with any site requiring Flash or javascript, so I carry on with Firefox, cumbersome and underdeveloped as it is. Will we ever see Oregano3? I doubt it. While this state of affairs continues the platform will continue to leak support regardless of developments to the OS or the hardware IMO.

 is a RISC OS Userbucksboy on 16/08/06 10:52AM
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