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netsurf for Porteus 4.0

Posted: 10 Mar 2021, 17:27
by raja

At present, NetSurf has only primitive and incomplete support for JavaScript, which we disable by default. Without JavaScript, NetSurf is able to provide access to most of sites on the World Wide Web. Some sites, however, will not display correctly or be unworkable due to heavy reliance on this standard.

Full JavaScript is support is planned but we are currently a long way off achieving it. Many things need to be done before complete JavaScript support can be considered, such as changing our web page layout engine to handle dynamic changes being made to the page. JavaScript support will require a huge amount of work to complete. If you are keen to help out please visit the developer and contributor area. ... JavaScript