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Re: Minimal Browser Capabilities

From: Kynn Bartlett <kynn-edapta@idyllmtn.com>
Date: Wed, 26 Dec 2001 10:11:22 -0800
Message-Id: <a05101003b84fc31864ee@[]>
To: Vadim Plessky <lucy-ples@mtu-net.ru>, Charles McCathieNevile <charles@w3.org>
Cc: <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
At 2:06 PM +0000 12/26/01, Vadim Plessky wrote:
>The best solution, of course, would be to have *rendering engine* separated
>from *User Interface*.
>Than you can use same engine with Text Layout (terminal, DOS, your
>refrigirator on kitchen, whatever), Framebuffer (like QT/Embedded, SVGAlib or
>GTKembed) and normal 2D accelerated screen (XFree86, MacOS, Windows)
>So far, none of browser vendors achieved this.
>Opera, most likely, is the closest to this, but it seems they do not plan to
>make text-only browser.

Vadim --

Shouldn't you be able to make a text-only browser from a properly
CSS3-compliant browser with an appropriate user style sheet?


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