Previous Thread
Next Thread
Print Thread
Page 1 of 3 1 2 3
Bannister.org from inside MAME screenshots thread #86656
03/10/13 02:14 AM
03/10/13 02:14 AM
Joined: Mar 2001
Posts: 15,965
USA
R
R. Belmont Offline OP
Very Senior Member
R. Belmont  Offline OP
Very Senior Member
R
Joined: Mar 2001
Posts: 15,965
USA
Some other views...

(Browser is iCab 2.99 running in System 7.5.5 on the Mac IIci driver with 128MB of RAM. 32-bit addressing must be enabled to run iCab which in turn means you must use the IIci).




And something for Kale.


Re: Bannister.org from inside MESS screenshots [Re: Kale] #86657
03/10/13 02:30 AM
03/10/13 02:30 AM
Joined: Aug 2011
Posts: 499
Melbourne, Australia
M
MikeAbson Offline
Senior Member
MikeAbson  Offline
Senior Member
M
Joined: Aug 2011
Posts: 499
Melbourne, Australia
Those screenshots look like they were taken in 1993 when the web was new.

Re: Bannister.org from inside MESS screenshots [Re: Kale] #86658
03/10/13 02:34 AM
03/10/13 02:34 AM
Joined: Mar 2001
Posts: 15,965
USA
R
R. Belmont Offline OP
Very Senior Member
R. Belmont  Offline OP
Very Senior Member
R
Joined: Mar 2001
Posts: 15,965
USA
Yeah. The browser actually dates from 2006, which is why the layout is more or less correct smile But the emulated machine is a 1989 model running a late-1996 OS.

Re: Bannister.org from inside MESS screenshots thread [Re: R. Belmont] #86659
03/10/13 02:39 AM
03/10/13 02:39 AM
Joined: Feb 2004
Posts: 1,968
Sydney, Australia
Vas Crabb Offline
Very Senior Member
Vas Crabb  Offline
Very Senior Member
Joined: Feb 2004
Posts: 1,968
Sydney, Australia
Cool, iCab!

Re: Bannister.org from inside MESS screenshots thread [Re: R. Belmont] #86660
03/10/13 02:40 AM
03/10/13 02:40 AM
Joined: Jan 2012
Posts: 782
C
crazyc Offline
Senior Member
crazyc  Offline
Senior Member
C
Joined: Jan 2012
Posts: 782
Here's another. Browser is Firefox 2 in Damn Small Linux.

Last edited by crazyc; 03/10/13 02:44 AM.
Re: Bannister.org from inside MESS screenshots thread [Re: R. Belmont] #86664
03/10/13 04:37 AM
03/10/13 04:37 AM
Joined: Aug 2011
Posts: 499
Melbourne, Australia
M
MikeAbson Offline
Senior Member
MikeAbson  Offline
Senior Member
M
Joined: Aug 2011
Posts: 499
Melbourne, Australia
IE 5.5 under Windows 95. It's pretty bad as you can see, large text, incorrect formatting and missing images. I believe the large text is due to the 640x480 resolution. Windows didn't like me changing it.




Re: Bannister.org from inside MESS screenshots thread [Re: R. Belmont] #86666
03/10/13 05:30 AM
03/10/13 05:30 AM
Joined: Aug 2011
Posts: 499
Melbourne, Australia
M
MikeAbson Offline
Senior Member
MikeAbson  Offline
Senior Member
M
Joined: Aug 2011
Posts: 499
Melbourne, Australia
IE 5.0 under Windows 2000 Professional. It's just as bad as IE 5.5, but it does display pictures, it won't however let me say hello in the shoutbox frown

IE 5.0 Showing Pictures, Unlike 5.5:



IE 5.0 showing IE 5.5 Under Windows 95 In MESS:


Last edited by MikeAbson; 03/10/13 05:31 AM.
Re: Bannister.org from inside MESS screenshots thread [Re: R. Belmont] #86669
03/10/13 06:31 AM
03/10/13 06:31 AM
Joined: Aug 2002
Posts: 348
Melbourne, Australia
H
Heihachi_73 Offline
Senior Member
Heihachi_73  Offline
Senior Member
H
Joined: Aug 2002
Posts: 348
Melbourne, Australia
IE's massive font is by design, IIRC it used 12pt Verdana if it couldn't find a font tag (and font tags are deprecated in favour of CSS these days, so it falls back to its default font, not that MS followed W3C standards anyway *cough* MARQUEE *cough*).

I fell victim to IE's monopoly and custom extensions in the early 2000s with my Tekken website (which has since been inactive for many years, and was for a long time broken in Netscape, and later, Firefox and other modern browsers). In fact, the entire website was a hack job, character pages converted from Word 97 to HTML, briefly edited in FrontPage 4.0, then edited entirely in Notepad to remove FrontPage bloat. The pages don't even have a DOCTYPE declaration in the header!

Re: Bannister.org from inside MESS screenshots thread [Re: R. Belmont] #86671
03/10/13 06:34 AM
03/10/13 06:34 AM
Joined: Aug 2004
Posts: 1,355
Robbbert Offline
Very Senior Member
Robbbert  Offline
Very Senior Member
Joined: Aug 2004
Posts: 1,355
IE6 works in 2000. You could try that instead.

Re: Bannister.org from inside MESS screenshots thread [Re: R. Belmont] #86700
03/10/13 10:49 PM
03/10/13 10:49 PM
Joined: Dec 2006
Posts: 524
New Zealand
M
mahlemiut Offline
Senior Member
mahlemiut  Offline
Senior Member
M
Joined: Dec 2006
Posts: 524
New Zealand
Opera 9.64 running under Win95 (very slowly):





- Barry Rodewald
Re: Bannister.org from inside MESS screenshots thread [Re: R. Belmont] #86701
03/10/13 11:09 PM
03/10/13 11:09 PM
Joined: Jan 2012
Posts: 782
C
crazyc Offline
Senior Member
crazyc  Offline
Senior Member
C
Joined: Jan 2012
Posts: 782
Lynx in x68030.

Re: Bannister.org from inside MESS screenshots thread [Re: R. Belmont] #86702
03/11/13 12:25 AM
03/11/13 12:25 AM
Joined: Mar 2001
Posts: 15,965
USA
R
R. Belmont Offline OP
Very Senior Member
R. Belmont  Offline OP
Very Senior Member
R
Joined: Mar 2001
Posts: 15,965
USA
That's about as coherent as I expected smile

Re: Bannister.org from inside MESS screenshots thread [Re: R. Belmont] #87658
04/16/13 01:38 AM
04/16/13 01:38 AM
Joined: Jan 2012
Posts: 782
C
crazyc Offline
Senior Member
crazyc  Offline
Senior Member
C
Joined: Jan 2012
Posts: 782

Arachne 1.97 in 640x480x16 mode.


...and in monochrome CGA mode.

Last edited by crazyc; 04/16/13 01:47 AM.
Re: Bannister.org from inside MESS screenshots thread [Re: R. Belmont] #87663
04/17/13 01:47 PM
04/17/13 01:47 PM
Joined: May 2011
Posts: 25
S
Sunbeam Offline
Member
Sunbeam  Offline
Member
S
Joined: May 2011
Posts: 25
Nice ... what about Netscape on Win16? smile

Re: Bannister.org from inside MESS screenshots thread [Re: R. Belmont] #87664
04/17/13 02:20 PM
04/17/13 02:20 PM
Joined: Dec 1969
Posts: 892
Dublin, Ireland
Richard Bannister Offline

Senior Member
Richard Bannister  Offline

Senior Member
Joined: Dec 1969
Posts: 892
Dublin, Ireland
Oh for goodness sake...


Noli umquam docere porcum cantare; perdes tempus et irritabis porcum.
Re: Bannister.org from inside MESS screenshots thread [Re: R. Belmont] #87674
04/18/13 10:32 AM
04/18/13 10:32 AM
Joined: Dec 2006
Posts: 524
New Zealand
M
mahlemiut Offline
Senior Member
mahlemiut  Offline
Senior Member
M
Joined: Dec 2006
Posts: 524
New Zealand
Arena, running under XFree86 (S3 accelerated server), on Slackware Linux 3.4. Very basic browser, doesn't even support frames.



- Barry Rodewald
Re: Bannister.org from inside MESS screenshots thread [Re: R. Belmont] #87796
04/24/13 10:59 AM
04/24/13 10:59 AM
Joined: Dec 2006
Posts: 524
New Zealand
M
mahlemiut Offline
Senior Member
mahlemiut  Offline
Senior Member
M
Joined: Dec 2006
Posts: 524
New Zealand
Netscape Navigator 4.05, under Slackware Linux 3.4, XFree86 (with S3 acceleration).





- Barry Rodewald
Re: Bannister.org from inside MESS screenshots thread [Re: R. Belmont] #108488
01/18/17 07:43 PM
01/18/17 07:43 PM
Joined: Mar 2001
Posts: 15,965
USA
R
R. Belmont Offline OP
Very Senior Member
R. Belmont  Offline OP
Very Senior Member
R
Joined: Mar 2001
Posts: 15,965
USA
Bumping this thread because it deserves it smile

Re: Bannister.org from inside MESS screenshots thread [Re: R. Belmont] #108509
01/20/17 03:04 PM
01/20/17 03:04 PM
Joined: Aug 2002
Posts: 348
Melbourne, Australia
H
Heihachi_73 Offline
Senior Member
Heihachi_73  Offline
Senior Member
H
Joined: Aug 2002
Posts: 348
Melbourne, Australia
But not stickifying it? smile

Re: Bannister.org from inside MESS screenshots thread [Re: R. Belmont] #108511
01/20/17 06:32 PM
01/20/17 06:32 PM
Joined: Mar 2008
Posts: 166
Madrid, Spain
R
robcfg Offline
Senior Member
robcfg  Offline
Senior Member
R
Joined: Mar 2008
Posts: 166
Madrid, Spain
I'm looking forward to launch Netsurf on RiscOS... laugh

Re: Bannister.org from inside MESS screenshots thread [Re: R. Belmont] #108699
02/01/17 05:37 AM
02/01/17 05:37 AM
Joined: Jun 2006
Posts: 23
K
krick Offline
Member
krick  Offline
Member
K
Joined: Jun 2006
Posts: 23
Didn't Windows 95 ship with IE3 or something equally ancient? I remember installing Windows 95 on some really old hardware many, many years ago and the default IE home page (msn.com?) didn't render at all, not even the text. I had to dig up one of those CDs that came bagged with a computer magazine to get IE5 on the machine. I used to have a copy of Microsoft Plus! that had IE1 but I think tossed it during a move.

Re: Bannister.org from inside MESS screenshots thread [Re: R. Belmont] #108708
02/02/17 09:48 AM
02/02/17 09:48 AM
Joined: May 2012
Posts: 417
France
R
remax Offline
Senior Member
remax  Offline
Senior Member
R
Joined: May 2012
Posts: 417
France
If i remember well, the first RTM version of Windows 95 shipped with absolutely no Internet Browser...

Re: Bannister.org from inside MESS screenshots thread [Re: R. Belmont] #108712
02/02/17 03:22 PM
02/02/17 03:22 PM
Joined: Mar 2001
Posts: 15,965
USA
R
R. Belmont Offline OP
Very Senior Member
R. Belmont  Offline OP
Very Senior Member
R
Joined: Mar 2001
Posts: 15,965
USA
Yeah, RTM had no browser, you had to get IE 1.0 from the Plus! Pack.

Re: Bannister.org from inside MESS screenshots thread [Re: R. Belmont] #108878
02/14/17 08:48 AM
02/14/17 08:48 AM
Joined: Apr 2015
Posts: 365
E
EoceneMiacid Offline
Senior Member
EoceneMiacid  Offline
Senior Member
E
Joined: Apr 2015
Posts: 365
Well they did state that the internet was of little interest to the general public right before the release of Win95

Page 1 of 3 1 2 3

Who's Online Now
2 registered members (Tafoid, Dorando), 43 guests, and 3 spiders.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Shout Box
Forum Statistics
Forums9
Topics8,554
Posts111,751
Members4,801
Most Online225
May 26th, 2014
Powered by UBB.threads™ PHP Forum Software 7.6.1.1
(Release build 20180111)
Page Time: 0.031s Queries: 14 (0.009s) Memory: 5.8558 MB (Peak: 6.1369 MB) Zlib enabled. Server Time: 2018-07-19 11:50:26 UTC