[thelist] Browser testing on Windows 98 and Linux (Unix)

aardvark roselli at earthlink.net
Thu Oct 19 11:46:42 CDT 2000

> From: John Loy <jml4n at virginia.edu>
> Linux. When I arrived, the PC already had Internet Explorer 5 on it 
> and Communicator 4.5. I've had no trouble installing legacy versions 
> of Netscape and several other popular browsers on the PC, but can't 
> seem to install older IEs. Is this because Internet Explorer is so 
> tightly integrated with Windows 98? At the last design firm I worked

yes... you cannot have multiple versions of IE (3,4,5) running on a single 
windows install... you have to have multiple installs, or something... if you 
had IE4, you could have upgraded to IE5, leaving an emulator version of IE4 
on the machine...

> evoltian out there help me out? Also, I was wondering if there are 
> any browsers for Unix and Unix clones other than Netscape Navigator 
> and Lynx (please forgive my ignorance [soon to be knowledge]).

some references:

evolt.org browser archive:

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