Pale Moon

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Pale Moon

https://www.palemoon.org/
A Goanna-based web browser

Pale Moon is an free software, Goanna-based web browser available for Microsoft Windows and GNU/Linux (with other operating systems in development), focusing on efficiency and customization.

Main features:

  • Optimized for modern processors
  • Based on the Unified XUL Platform (UXP) containing our own optimized layout and rendering engine (Goanna)
  • Safe: forked from mature Mozilla code and regularly updated with the latest security patches
  • Secure: Additional security features and security-aware development
  • Supported by our user community, and fully non-profit
  • Familiar, efficient, fully customizable interface
  • Support for full themes: total freedom for any element's design
  • Support for easily-created lightweight themes (skins)
  • Smooth and speedy page drawing and script processing
  • Superior gradients and fonts
  • Increased stability: experience fewer browser crashes
  • Support for many "legacy" Firefox extensions, but please read this
  • Support for a growing number of Pale Moon exclusive extensions
  • Extensive and growing support for existing web standards

Related Projects



Extensions, plug-ins, or add-ons for this program

AmbassadorFork of ChatZilla for the Unified XUL Platformhttps://github.com/Ascrod/ambassador


Licensing

License

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Notes

License

MPL-2.0

Verified on

14 September 2020




Leaders and contributors

Contact(s)Role
trava90 Linux developer and Team leader
Mark Straver Owner, lead developer, and Windows developer


Resources and communication

AudienceResource typeURI
General discussion and supportForumhttps://forum.palemoon.org/


Software prerequisites

KindDescription
Required to buildUnified XUL Platform




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