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 <P><B>Installation</B><BR>  <P><B>Installation</B><BR>
Chimera 0.2.2 will be available at midnight tonight!  You will beThe newest build of Chimera is 0.2.8.
able to download it from <a href="http://people.netscape.com/sdagley/chimera/chimera22.dmg.gz">this link</a>, and also from the iDisk location. 
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Until then, Download Chimera 0.2.1<BR><a href="ftp://ftp.mozilla.org/pub/chimera/releases/chimera28.dmg.gz">Download Chimera 0.2.8</a><br>
<a href="http://people.netscape.com/sdagley/chimera/chimera21.dmg.gz">From Netscape</a><BR> 
<a href="http://idisk.mac.com/getchimera/Public/chimera21.dmg.gz">From Apple</a><BR> 
  
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 <font color=red>The MIME type from both servers is incorrect, so Option + click on the link, or use your context menu<b>What's New (0.2.7 -> 0.2.8)</b>
to "Save Link As...".</font> 
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<p><b>What's New In 0.2.2</b>Autocomplete has been implemented in the URL bar. 
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 The Go menu has been implemented, so that you can now go back and forward multiple steps.
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 Bookmarks menus (in the menu bar and personal toolbar) now have icons.
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 Downloads can still only be initiated using Option+Click or the context menu, but they
 will now at least show progress.
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 The status bar now has a security indicator.
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 Prefs panels are starting to trickle in.
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 Plugins have gotten some tweaks and fixes.
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 The Toggle Sidebar button crasher (from customizing the toolbar) has now been fixed.
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 <b>What's New (0.2.6 -> 0.2.7)</b>
 You can now drag the page proxy icon from the URL bar to
 the personal toolbar or to the bookmarks in the drawer.
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 The proxy icon can be dragged to the tab strip (as can bookmarks from the drawer) to
 create new tabs.
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 You can now reorder your bookmarks using drag and drop in the drawer.
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 The key bindings for back and forward have been changed from arrows to the bracket
 keys.
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 The bug with not being able to type in forms on your home page has been fixed.
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 <b>What's New (0.2.5 -> 0.2.6)</b>
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 Proxy settings specified in your System Preferences are now honored by Chimera.
 For those of you waiting on proxy support, here it is! :)
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 Chimera now supports the importing of bookmarks.  You can import bookmarks from
 Mozilla, Netscape, Internet Explorer, or Omniweb.
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 View source has been implemented.
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 <b>What's New (0.2.4 -> 0.2.5)</b>
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 Plugin support has been greatly improved.  Crashes when scrolling pages with Flash have
 been fixed.  This build is generally much more stable with plugins than 0.2.4.  Plugins
 will now stay inside the window and not paint on your toolbars and status bar.  
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 The ability to choose your renderer has been fully implemented.  From the View menu,
 you can select "Smooth Text" to use Quartz anti-aliasing.  If you turn this option off,
 you will be using Quickdraw un-antialiased text.  International users can turn off
 the Quartz anti-aliasing to view non-Roman characters.  This can also be used as a good
 debugging tool to find out whether performance or rendering problems are specific to our
 Quartz rendering implementation.
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 Menulist popups will now position themselves properly when the page is scrolled.
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 You can now drag and drop links from a page onto Gecko windows to load the URL in that
 window.
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 <b>What's New (0.2.3 -> 0.2.4)</b>
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 Plugins plugins plugins!  Quicktime seems to work rather well, but Flash still has several
 crashers.  Pages with Flash *will* be unstable in this build.  Do not replace 0.2.3 with
 this build unless you like living on the edge. :)
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 - Gamma correction has been returned (hopefully) to the 0.2.1 level.
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 - Font defaults have been tweaked a fair bit to hopefully provide a better default browsing
 experience than 0.2.3.
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 - Popups now position themselves better. (I won't go so far as to say "properly", but they're
 better.)
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 - Textareas now have an Aqua appearance (this was left out of 0.2.3).
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 <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).
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 The gamma correction regression present in 0.2.2 has been fixed in 0.2.3.
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 The form controls are now Aqua.  This includes button, checkboxes, radio buttons, textfields,
 listboxes and menulists.  Most importantly menulists now function! :)
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 Some more crash fixes also made it into 0.2.3.
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 Enjoy!
 Dave
 (hyatt@netscape.com)
 <p><b>What's New (0.2.1 -> 0.2.2)</b>
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 Chimera can now open URLs sent to it from other apps, so you can  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  now make Chimera your default browser and not have it sit there

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