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 <P><B>Installation</B><BR>  <P><B>Installation</B><BR>
The newest build is 0.2.0.  The newest official build of Chimera is 0.3.0.
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Download Chimera <a href="downloads/chimera-latest.dmg.gz">here</a>.<a href=" ftp://ftp.mozilla.org/pub/chimera/releases/chimera-0.3.dmg.gz">Download Chimera 0.3</a><br>
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<p><b>What's New In 0.2.0</b>You can also grab the latest nightly build here:
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The latest build of Chimera demonstrates a highly experimental<a href="ftp://ftp.mozilla.org/pub/chimera/nightly/latest-trunk/">
implementation of Quartz rendering.  The current build locks youftp://ftp.mozilla.org/pub/chimera/nightly/latest-trunk/
into Quartz, but the Quickdraw renderer will still be available</a>
via a pref in a later point release.  For now you're locked into</p>
Quartz with the current build.  Also, printing with Quartz turned onNightly builds are not official.  They are an up-to-the-day snapshot of
is pretty busted, so don't even bother. :)current development.
Chimera 0.2.0 has much improved scrolling over previous versions.<b>What's New (0.3)</b>
Most importantly it now uses native Aqua scrollbars rather than <p>
emulating the look via the Appearance Manager.  Scrolling is alsoThe smooth text implementation now relies on new 10.1.5 features.  It is now
much faster, using both the wheel and the keyboard.only 5% slower than the unsmoothed text, and about 30% faster than the smooth
<p>text feature in 0.2.8.  You'll find that most operations (typing in text fields,
The tab browser feature has had some crash fixes and speedresizing of windows, scrolling) are now much faster as well.
enhancements.  You can now also cycle through tabs via the keyboard 
and close tabs.  In addition the tab strip will auto-hide when only 
one tab is being used. 
Support for Command and Shift clicking of links has been added.  You 
can use Command+Click to open a link in a new window.  If you use the 
Shift modifier, the window will load in the background.  You can also 
make Command/Shift open tabs instead by setting the same pref that is 
used by Mozilla.  The load links in background pref that Mozilla uses 
is also supported by Chimera.  (These prefs aren't exposed in Chimera's 
UI yet, so you'll have to enter your secret .mozilla dir and edit your 
prefs.js by hand.) 
Chimera 0.2.0 has a new splash screen, application icon, and new toolbar 
and sidebar icons.  
Finally and most importantly Chimera has had many crash fixes and 
stability fixes.   
Enjoy!  <br> 
<p><b>Building Chimera</b><br> 
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Chimera has complete build instructions on mozilla's Web pages (underThe build is much smaller because of a change in build process.  This makes
the code name ChimChim).  You can find those instructionspage loads a bit faster.
<a href="http://www.mozilla.org/ports/fizzilla/ChimChim.html">here</a>. 
Be aware that the downloadable build listed above contains numerous 
patches to Mozilla that have not yet been accepted, so any builds that 
you do will not be as stable or as performant as the downloadable 
build above. 
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If you have questions about building, use the chimera mailing list or hop on to #mozilla, and someone can help you out.You can now edit bookmarks.
 Many crash fixes. :)  This build is much more stable than 0.2.8.

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