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 <P><B>Installation</B><BR>  <P><B>Installation</B><BR>
The newest build is 0.2.1.The newest build of Chimera is 0.2.3.  You can download it from the following locations:
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Download 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<a href="http://idisk.mac.com/sdagley/Public/chimera23.dmg.gz">Steve's iDisk</a><br>
to "Save Link As...".</font><a href="http://people.netscape.com/sdagley/chimera/chimera23.dmg.gz">Netscape</a><br>
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<p><b>What's New In 0.2.1</b><b>What's New (0.2.2 -> 0.2.3)</b>
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   Chimera 0.2.2 was compiled with correct ATSUI (ATSUI with kerning and ligatures
   enabled).  Yes, we have that working, but as you saw, it slows things down substantially.
   Chimera 0.2.3 returns to the fast ATSUI as the default.  This pref will eventually be
   exposed in Advanced preferences (along with the ability to use Quickdraw as well).
   The gamma correction regression present in 0.2.2 has been fixed in 0.2.3.
   The form controls are now Aqua.  This includes button, checkboxes, radio buttons, textfields,
   listboxes and menulists.  Most importantly menulists now function! :)
   Some more crash fixes also made it into 0.2.3.
   <p><b>What's New (0.2.1 -> 0.2.2)</b>
   Chimera can now open URLs sent to it from other apps, so you can
   now make Chimera your default browser and not have it sit there
   looking stupid when you tell it to load something. ;)
   Text Zoom has been implemented, so you can now increase and decrease
   the font size used in a Web page.
   Chimera now obeys the new minimum font size pref, ensuring that 
   Quartz-rendered fonts don't fall below the typical anti-aliasing cutoff
   Quartz rendering has been improved.  In addition to being speedier,
   it now has fixes for printing and for text spacing.
   Chimera now has a bookmarks toolbar.  Like the Mozilla Classic personal
   toolbar, Chimera's toolbar can wrap to multiple rows and supports pages
   and folders.
   Bookmarks management has been improved.  You can now specify where you
   want to create a new bookmark.  You can now create new folders.  
   The sidebar tree widget has been enhanced to support more keyboard
   navigation (left/right arrows to open/close, return to launch,
   delete key to delete, etc.).  
   Bookmark groups have been fully implemented.  When adding a bookmark
   with multiple tabs open, you have the option of bookmarking all the
   tabs as a single group.  Use this feature to load bundles of pages in a single
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Find in Page and Find Again are now implemented.  Background tab loading will now work.  Background tabs will now refresh
<p>properly if left unattended.
Chimera will now remember your window's size and position across launches, 
so you don't have to constantly resize your browser window any more. 
Chimera will now move and shrink a browser window as necessary to 
accommodate the sidebar.  If you don't move the window, then it will also 
return to its original size and position after you close the sidebar. 
Context menus are now in place for all objects (links, images, input fields). 
Several commands have been hooked up, including Back/Forward/Reload, 
the ability to open links in new windows and tabs, and the ability to 
save links and images to disk (although you won't see any progress 
yet while saving). 
Chimera has fully implemented popup blocking, in a way that is 
actually accessible to novice users.  Chimera can detect whether a popup 
is of the evil variety and offers to enable popup blocking when it 
encounters one of these popups.  Click Ok and you'll never be bothered 
by popups again.  No mucking through advanced or obscure preferences 
to figure out how to block popups.  Chimera takes care of this for you. 
The bookmarks sidebar has been revamped with all new icons.  Menu bookmarks will now show up 
after you add them.  The sidebar has a new bookmark task bar for common 
actions such as creating a bookmark, editing a bookmark, creating a folder 
or removing a bookmark.   
You can now use Option+Click to save links (although again, no progress indication will be given yet). 
Other 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.  
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 Enjoy!  <br>  Enjoy!  <br>
 Dave<br>  Dave<br>

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