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Re: Which version of Opera to use....

From: PhistucK <phistuck@gmail.com>
Date: Fri, 20 Jun 2014 10:08:58 +0300
Message-ID: <CABc02_Kw1wLYWnnV4YM3v1Muj9Es=XEvoMZsq1PP5qEJTLqaBg@mail.gmail.com>
To: "Rob^_^" <iecustomizer@hotmail.com>
Cc: List WebPlatform public <public-webplatform@w3.org>
What type of browser comparison are you referring to?
Compatibility tables should not be filled by you, if that is what you mean
(I do not support this attitude, but that is the decision), because it is
supposed to only be automatically filled by some system.

In general, I think Opera 12.1 (the latest Presto based version, I believe)
is interesting because the switch to Blink (formerly WebKit) was not
automatic, if I recall correctly. So Opera 12.1, current Opera and Opera
next should be interesting.


☆*PhistucK*


On Fri, Jun 20, 2014 at 5:27 AM, Rob^_^ <iecustomizer@hotmail.com> wrote:

>   Hi,
>
> I am editing various js topics and comparing support in various browsers.
>
> caniuse.com lists the follow browser vendors.
>   IE Firefox Chrome Safari Opera iOS Safari Opera Mini Android Browser Blackberry
> Browser IE Mobile
>
>
> However Opera has a Presto and a Webkit versions.
>
>
> About Opera
> Version information
> Version 12.17
> Build 1863
> Platform Win32
> System Windows 7
> Browser identification
>
> Opera/9.80 (Windows NT 6.1; WOW64) Presto/2.12.388 Version/12.17
>
> Opera Next 19.0
>
> Made to discover
>  Version information  Version: 19.0.1326.45 - Downloading update 44% Update
> stream: Next System: Windows 7 64-bit (WoW64) Browser identification
>
> Mozilla/5.0 (Windows NT 6.1; WOW64) AppleWebKit/537.36 (KHTML, like Gecko)
> Chrome/32.0.1700.76 Safari/537.36 OPR/19.0.1326.45 (Edition Next)
>
> It appears to me that Opera Next should be used for browser comparison, on
> the assumption that the Presto engine is being phased out.
>
> the latest Presto engine release also recognizes webkit prefixed CSSDOM
> properties and webkit methods, but comparison between the two versions of
> ‘Opera’ are worlds apart.
>
> Regards and Greetings from Australia.
>
>
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