tlsa at netsurf-browser.org
Mon Feb 2 21:40:29 GMT 2015
On 30/01/15 10:49, Glen Walker wrote:
> Hello Everyone,
> I have signed up to this developers list because I am keen to help
> out in the development of NetSurf. My dream is to have a first
> class browser available for RISC OS users (which will encourage
> more people to use and stick with the platform).
Great, the RISC OS front end certainly needs someone to work on it;
it's not had very much attention lately. To do much with NetSurf,
you'll need to know C.
> I have not got my hands on the source code yet and thought I'd
> introduce myself first. If anyone has any good advice about
> where I should start looking
The best place to start is probably to build NetSurf. There are
You will have to cross-compile to build for RISC OS.
Actually, improving the documentation for cross compiling would be a
helpful thing to start with.
The best place to ask for help is probably here or on IRC (#netsurf on
> what would you like me to work on, etc
You could look though the bug tracker for RISC OS-specific issues and
feature requests, and see if anything takes your fancy. Otherwise, I
suggest using NetSurf for a bit and working on whatever aspects you feel
are most lacking, or most interesting.
Michael Drake http://www.netsurf-browser.org/
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