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Much of Unix's history is rooted in open-source software. The Unix version of Mozilla is an exciting, open source project that encourages all developers to help build the better browser. Mozilla has a cross-platform (XP) architecture using the Gecko layout engine and XPToolkit, and the primary UI is implemented with GTK+.

Getting Started

  1. Download a nightly build
  2. Start filing some bugs
  3. Make your own build
  4. Customize your build with slamm's build configuration tool
  5. Start submitting patches! (See the Cheat Sheet

Hacking Mozilla?

Application notes

Technical notes


Related Newsgroups

Newsgroup Docs
mozilla.unix This page
mozilla.builds Building on Unix
mozilla.xpfe XPToolkit, XPApps
mozilla.nspr Netscape Portable Runtime