Version Differences in the Netscape Browser

 

 


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Version Differences 
With all the new browser versions out from Netscape, I had gotten somewhat confused by their terminology so I set out to find out what the terms all mean and to try to give an explanation here. This is ALL dependent on the original file NOT having been tampered with or renamed. 

Version 3 terms 

  1. If the filename begins with the letter "n" the package contains a browser, mail, news and "Cool Talk" voice communication clients.
  2. If the filename begins with the letter "g" the package is designated the "Gold" version and in addition to the above, it also has a graphical html editor built-in.

Version 4 terms 

1. If the filename begins with the letter "c" the package contains a browser, email, news, and editor

2. If the filename begins with the letter "p" the package contains all of the above and:

3. I am awaiting word from Netscape Communications as to what the significance of "n" filename is in Communicator, though I believe it to be a one-time thing for the distribution of "Netcaster".

 

 

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