Midori (web browser)

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Midori
Midori.svg
Midori on Peppermint OS 3.png
Midori on Peppermint OS 3
Developer(s) Christian Dywan et al.
Initial release 16 December 2007 (2007-12-16)[1]
Stable release 0.5.11[2] (30 August 2015; 3 days ago (2015-08-30)) [±]
Preview release none (n/a) [±]
Development status Active
Written in Vala, C
Operating system Cross-platform
Available in About 30 languages
Type Web browser
License LGPL v2.1+
Website midori-browser.org

Midori (?, Japanese for green) is a lightweight[3][4] web browser. It uses the WebKit rendering engine[3] and the GTK+ 2 or GTK+ 3 interface. Midori is part of the Xfce desktop environment's Goodies component.[5] It is the default browser in Manjaro Linux, elementary OS,[5] the SliTaz Linux distribution,[6] Bodhi Linux,[7] Trisquel Mini, SystemRescueCD, old versions of Raspbian, and wattOS in its R5 release.[8]

Features[edit]

Inclusion in Linux distributions[edit]

Midori is part of the standard Raspbian distribution for the Raspberry Pi ARMv6-based computer. While Dillo and NetSurf are also in the menu, Midori also features as a desktop link. Midori is also packaged with Manjaro Linux, elementary OS, Trisquel Mini and Bodhi Linux as their default web browser.

Standard Compliance[edit]

Acid3 Test[edit]

Midori 0.5.7 passing the Acid3 test.

Midori passes the Acid3 test.[15][17]

HTML5 score[edit]

In March 2014, Midori scored 405/555 on the HTML5 test.[18]

In July 2015, Midori 0.5 on Windows 8 scored 325/555 on the updated HTML5 test.[19]

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