Mozilla application framework

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The Mozilla application framework is a collection of cross-platform software components that make up the Mozilla applications.wikipedia
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Application framework

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While similar to generic cross-platform application frameworks like GTK+, Qt and wxWidgets, the intent is to provide a subset of cross-platform functionality suitable for building network applications like web browsers, leveraging the cross-platform functionality already built into the Gecko layout engine.
Free and open-source software frameworks exist as part of the Mozilla, LibreOffice, GNOME, KDE, NetBeans, and Eclipse projects.

Cross-platform software

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The Mozilla application framework is a collection of cross-platform software components that make up the Mozilla applications.

Gecko (software)

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Component-based software engineering

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The Mozilla application framework is a collection of cross-platform software components that make up the Mozilla applications.

Mozilla

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The Mozilla application framework is a collection of cross-platform software components that make up the Mozilla applications.

Application software

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The Mozilla application framework is a collection of cross-platform software components that make up the Mozilla applications.

Abbreviation

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It was originally known as XPFE, an abbreviation of cross-platform front end.

GTK

GTK+Gtk#GTK2
While similar to generic cross-platform application frameworks like GTK+, Qt and wxWidgets, the intent is to provide a subset of cross-platform functionality suitable for building network applications like web browsers, leveraging the cross-platform functionality already built into the Gecko layout engine.

Qt (software)

QtQt frameworkQt toolkit
While similar to generic cross-platform application frameworks like GTK+, Qt and wxWidgets, the intent is to provide a subset of cross-platform functionality suitable for building network applications like web browsers, leveraging the cross-platform functionality already built into the Gecko layout engine.

WxWidgets

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While similar to generic cross-platform application frameworks like GTK+, Qt and wxWidgets, the intent is to provide a subset of cross-platform functionality suitable for building network applications like web browsers, leveraging the cross-platform functionality already built into the Gecko layout engine.

Web browser

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While similar to generic cross-platform application frameworks like GTK+, Qt and wxWidgets, the intent is to provide a subset of cross-platform functionality suitable for building network applications like web browsers, leveraging the cross-platform functionality already built into the Gecko layout engine.

XUL

Chrome (Mozilla)dialect of JavascriptXML User Interface Language

XML

Extensible Markup LanguageXML documentXML parser

HTML

XBL

XML Binding LanguageEXtensible Bindings LanguageXBL 2.0

NPAPI

XPConnectLiveConnectmajor web browsers began to phase out support for the underlying technology applets used to run