Re: Free bigot flame burning, time to think.
On Fri, 15 Nov 2002, Branden Robinson wrote:
> > This is a convenient example because for most people, Mozilla et al have
> > replaced Netscape. Netscape 477 crashes so often that I am happy to
> > leave it behind, even though Mozilla doesn't work with my bank's online
> > banking site.
> But that's exactly why some people are arguing that there isn't yet a
> true replacement for Netscape 477. They don't feel there is a
> replacement for Netscape 477 until there is a free browser that works
> with their bank.
Not to go too far off topic, but even Netscape 7 or Mozilla can't replace
Netscape 4.8 for us at the office on Windows, for one simple reason. I
have yet to find a decent systray mail notification program like what 4.8
had. I don't understand why they removed it.
The one or two I've found, wanted 40-50 bucks per copy, with site licenses
going to about 25 a copy. Bit pricey for a wavey flag in the systray.
It's almost to the point of me hacking something up myself. Considering
that I'm not a programmer beyond debugging pre-written C, that's pretty