[REBOL] Re: rebol browser???
From: ryanc::iesco-dms::com at: 27-Mar-2002 11:24
I was looking into it at one time. Just goofing around one
night I scribbled this up:
Taking it for a test drive might enlighten you on some of
the many issues a browser faces these days.
If I was to make a real one, I would approach it first by
creating the Document Object Model. I would create a dialect
that manipulates and renders the DOM, and parses HTML. The
rest is made up by contributers who make small adjustments
and advancements to the HTML parser using the DOM
I make it sound easy, but its actually a very difficult
project. You also must consider that most sites on the
internet are not sympathetic to non
> Has anyone made an actual rebol browser?
> If not, I think I have an idea. Ever seen that
> file viewer, the one where you can't edit the words?
> Maybe, if that's combined with Websplit.r,
> and some way for buttons to represent hyperlinks,
> rebol would have it's own browser.
> I'm working on something like that, but I don't
> know how to make scrollbars. Can anyone help?
> Daniel S.
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