Project info for XSwallow

Share This Created 10 Mar 2000 at 08:58 UTC by caolan.


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Xswallow is a quick hack to reparent X apps into the netscape window which netscape reserves for a plugin. By pretending to be a plugin that can handle just about anything and delegating to existing programs it makes life a lot prettier and easier for the suffering unix netscape user

While there are similiar programs in existance Xswallow is generic enough to use any X app as a delegate, and also non X apps for non visual mime-types. It works and its configurable enough to do pretty much whatever you want.

License: GPL

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