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O'Reilly Network: Mozilla is Not Netscape (and Other True Facts)

Aug 27, 2000, 16:21 (1 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Cameron Barrett)

"Let's get one thing straight. Mozilla is not Netscape. To the seasoned mozilla.org developers and the Mozilla developer community, this is a well-known fact. But for the average consumer and computer user, Mozilla and Netscape are sometimes viewed as the same thing. Reading the discussion boards, the mailing lists, and even many recent news articles, it's clear that lots of people don't understand the differences between the two and regularly confuse them, referencing one when they meant the other."

"To sort this problem out and clear up some of this confusion and misinformation, let's take a look at what Mozilla is, what Netscape is, and how mozilla.org and Netscape Communications Corporation relate to each product."

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