Nokia helps port Firefox to Qt
August 18th, 2008 by ravi

Via Ars, a bit of news that Nokia and Mozilla Foundation (or whatever they are called now!) have ported Firefox to use the Qt GUI toolkit:

Nokia helps port Firefox to Qt

The Firefox web browser has been ported to the Qt widget toolkit through a collaborative development effort by Nokia and Mozilla. This port will facilitate much stronger visual integration between Firefox and KDE-based Linux environments and will also simplify the process of bringing Firefox to mobile platforms that support Qt.

Next up for Nokia: figure out a way to reserve 200MB of memory for Firefox. ;-)

Firefox memory usage

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