Re: Mozilla successes.

Tom and Esther:

This is really great to hear.  Thanks so much for your report, and for
the time and patience to download and build the latest version from the
Sun Mozilla team.

Please continue to let us know what you find out, to help us find the
remaining bugs... I am sure that I join many on the list in looking
forward to getting these changes upstream into the Mozilla trunk soon,
so that all versions of Mozilla can be as accessible as this one (and

- Bill

On Mon, 2004-11-22 at 19:07, Tom and Esther Ward wrote:
> Hello, listers.
> Last week I downloaded the source tarball for the Sun Mozilla accessibility
> build dated 10/14/2004, and compiled it on a fresh Fedora Core 2 system
> running gnopernicus 0.8.1 and Gnome 2.6.
> I am very glad to say those of you working on this build of mozilla are
> doing a good job with the carot browsing mode and accessibility in general.
> I was able to successfully navigate my own web site, switch around from
> frame to frame, fill out forms, and do a few downloads which means mozilla
> is now almost ready for some serious testing from the VI Linux comunity.
> The only major problem I had was when I attempted to download the Sun jdk
> 1.5.0. Things were going fine until the license agreement on the Sun web
> site popped up and for the life of me I could not get mozilla to find the I
> accept check box and the continue button to proceed to the download area.
> In fact it would not even read the license agreement at all. All it would
> say was multiline text everyline I was on despite I could tell the carot was
> in the text of the license agreement.
> Over all, I think mozilla is coming along nicely. Access isn't perfect, but
> I can easily see once  a few problems are worked out like the Sun license
> agreement page work without problems dropping Internet Explorer forever and
> attaching myself to the Gnome desktop for browsing. I like Mozilla that
> much, and I am very impressed.
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