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KrilzenNezlirk
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Web Browsers

Wed Jan 30, 2013 3:09 pm

So i was wondering what web browser you are all using on your pi.I'm currently running Luakit a micro web browser based on webkit.

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Re: Web Browsers

Wed Jan 30, 2013 4:03 pm

Nothing on the Pi, that is hardware, though am running the following in the Linux Distro's:

IceWeasel & Midori in Raspbian

Midori in Arch Linux Arm

Dillo3 in piCore
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Re: Web Browsers

Thu Jan 31, 2013 7:51 am

How is Luakit? I currently have the following installed on Raspbian: Midori, Chromuim, IceWeasel and another one I cant remember off hand.
http://codefridge.com/ - where cool code comes to chill.

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KrilzenNezlirk
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Re: Web Browsers

Wed Feb 06, 2013 5:37 pm

Synthetic_Darkness wrote:How is Luakit? I currently have the following installed on Raspbian: Midori, Chromuim, IceWeasel and another one I cant remember off hand.
Luakit runs exceptionally well. It is based on webkit so its mainly based on keyboard shortcuts which can help a ton and its even capable of running small flash scenes well.

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Re: Web Browsers

Wed Feb 06, 2013 11:09 pm

http://html5test.com

Luakit 2012.03.25-1
your browser scores 326 AND 16 BONUS POINTS out of a total of 500 points You are using LuaKit on Linux

Midori
our browser scores 339 AND 16 BONUS POINTS out of a total of 500 points You are using Midori 0.4 on Linux

IceWeasel
Your browser scores 328 and 9 bonus points out of a total of 500 points You are using Iceweasel 10.0.12 on Linux

IceApe (SeaMonkey 2.7.12)
Your browser scores 328 and 9 bonus points out of a total of 500 points You are using Iceweasel 10.0.12 on Linux

Dillo
No JavaScript enabled

Netsurf
No JavaScript enabled

Chrome 22 too slow and painful to use !!!!!
I will always assume you are running Raspbian for desktop and Raspbmc for XMBC !

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Re: Web Browsers

Thu Feb 07, 2013 5:44 am

It seems that most of the browsers tested are within a few point of each other. I personally find that Chromium takes ages to start and seems to constantly lock-up for a few seconds.

Thinking of maybe using Luakit
http://codefridge.com/ - where cool code comes to chill.

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Re: Web Browsers

Thu Feb 07, 2013 8:41 am

Synthetic_Darkness wrote:It seems that most of the browsers tested are within a few point of each other. I personally find that Chromium takes ages to start and seems to constantly lock-up for a few seconds.

Thinking of maybe using Luakit
Yes Luakit does seem faster once the navigation by keyboard is mastered https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/Luakit
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