Wy netsurf can render on amiga version from chris only if all is load. on windows show page earlier and later load images or other parts

Chris Young chris.young at unsatisfactorysoftware.co.uk
Tue Aug 22 18:38:23 BST 2017


On Tue, 22 Aug 2017 16:41:46 +0200, Bernd R wrote:

> I test netsurf windows 3.6 version and amiga os 68k on winuae
> version with the register page(link in netsurf default page)
> the text of the page is much earlier show and 4-5 sec later is show
> the top image. on the amiga version, the page is only show, when all
> images are load. I see no setting to change this

I'd be interested to know why this difference too.  The GTK verson
appears to do the same as the Amiga one, and the Windows version is
very flickery when loading the page so it looks like it's redrawing
during load or something?

> BTW: the amiga version crash often, seem compile with GCC 3.4. GCC
> 3.4 is very buggy in C++. netsurf is no c++, but when a lib maybe
> use C++ code it can do random memtrash.use of GCC 4.5 on cygwin give
> good results. 

A patch to upgrade the toolchain to GCC 4.5 would be greatly
appreciated.

Chris



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