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 <P><B>Installation</B><BR>  <P><B>Installation</B><BR>
The newest build is 0.2.1.
The newest build is 0.2.0.  <font color=red>The build is<p>
being placed on sdagley's people page at Netscape.  It's inDownload Chimera <a href="http://people.netscape.com/sdagley/chimera/chimera21.dmg.gz">here</a>.  <font color=red>The MIME type from the Netscape server is incorrect, so instead of clicking on the link, use your context menu
the queue for publication, so it should show up in a few hours.to "Save Link As...".</font>
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<p><p><b>What's New In 0.2.1</b>
Download Chimera <a href="downloads/chimera-latest.dmg.gz">here</a>.<p>
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<p><b>What's New In 0.2.0</b>Find in Page and Find Again are now implemented.  
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The latest build of Chimera demonstrates a highly experimentalChimera will now remember your window's size and position across launches,
implementation of Quartz rendering.  The current build locks youso you don't have to constantly resize your browser window any more.
into Quartz, but the Quickdraw renderer will still be available<p>
via a pref in a later point release.  For now you're locked intoChimera will now move and shrink a browser window as necessary to
Quartz with the current build.  Also, printing with Quartz turned onaccommodate the sidebar.  If you don't move the window, then it will also
is pretty busted, so don't even bother. :)return to its original size and position after you close the sidebar.
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Chimera 0.2.0 has much improved scrolling over previous versions.Context menus are now in place for all objects (links, images, input fields).
Most importantly it now uses native Aqua scrollbars rather than Several commands have been hooked up, including Back/Forward/Reload,
emulating the look via the Appearance Manager.  Scrolling is alsothe ability to open links in new windows and tabs, and the ability to
much faster, using both the wheel and the keyboard.save links and images to disk (although you won't see any progress
<p>yet while saving).
The tab browser feature has had some crash fixes and speed<p>
enhancements.  You can now also cycle through tabs via the keyboardChimera has fully implemented popup blocking, in a way that is
and close tabs.  In addition the tab strip will auto-hide when onlyactually accessible to novice users.  Chimera can detect whether a popup
one tab is being used.is of the evil variety and offers to enable popup blocking when it
<p>encounters one of these popups.  Click Ok and you'll never be bothered
Support for Command and Shift clicking of links has been added.  Youby popups again.  No mucking through advanced or obscure preferences
can use Command+Click to open a link in a new window.  If you use theto figure out how to block popups.  Chimera takes care of this for you.
Shift modifier, the window will load in the background.  You can also<p>
make Command/Shift open tabs instead by setting the same pref that isThe bookmarks sidebar has been revamped with all new icons.  Menu bookmarks will now show up
used by Mozilla.  The load links in background pref that Mozilla usesafter you add them.  The sidebar has a new bookmark task bar for common
is also supported by Chimera.  (These prefs aren't exposed in Chimera'sactions such as creating a bookmark, editing a bookmark, creating a folder
UI yet, so you'll have to enter your secret .mozilla dir and edit youror removing a bookmark.  
prefs.js by hand.) 
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Chimera 0.2.0 has a new splash screen, application icon, and new toolbarYou can now use Option+Click to save links (although again, no progress indication will be given yet).
and sidebar icons.  
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Finally and most importantly Chimera has had many crash fixes andOther miscellaneous fixes: The horizontal scrollbar problem has been fixed in 0.2.1.  Tab keyboard navigation has been improved.  Textfields no longer have trouble accepting input.  The Home gaffe (mapping to the cycle windows key) has been fixed.  The sidebar crashes have been fixed. 
stability fixes.   
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 Enjoy!  <br>  Enjoy!  <br>
 Dave<br>  Dave<br>

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