Turns out there are still people making web browsers that aren't based on WebKit or Gecko. Here's an article about a browser called Flow: https://www.quirksmode.org/blog/archives/2020/01/new_browser_on.html
@KelsonV ah shame they have such a negative view on open source.
"There’s no current plan for that as we don’t have a large corporation backing our development."
it sounds like they have a bit of a misunderstanding about what open source is, or who is allowed to participate in it.
@adasauce Yeah, that bit seemed like an unnecessary swipe.
@KelsonV making a browser from scratch is a humongous undertaking, it makes sense to reuse some bits from elsewhere. Nobody wants to reimplement HTML parsing again (or many other things) where providing an alternative won't give any advantage.
@KelsonV so unless I see the code, I'm not going to believe somebody pulled a completely new rabbit out of a hat just because I'm being told so.
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