Voyager

voyager

I co-developed Voyager together with Oliver Wagner who started it a long time ago. This is a fully featured browser for AmigaOS supporting plenty of web “standards”. There was also a version for an embedded system (CaOS) and it was also bundled with MorphOS. It has its own support site. Runs on 68k, coldfire and PPC.

Here are some of its features:

HTTP

  • HTTP 1.1
  • content negociation
  • persistent connections (keep alive)
  • resume
  • uploads
  • proxies
  • cache control (expirations, if-modified-since, etc..)
  • authentication
  • language tags
  • post
  • cookies
  • useragent spoofing for broken websites

FTP

  • anonymous and normal logins
  • persistent connections
  • resume
  • proxies
  • advanced LIST (aka ls -l) parsing
  • EPLF support

SMTP

  • can send simple mails from webpage links

HTML

  • HTML 3.2, supported tags follows
  • HEAD
  • BODY
  • TITLE
  • STYLE (hidden, searched for JS)
  • SCRIPT (Javascript)
  • ISINDEX
  • BASE
  • META (http-equiv (refresh, pragma (no-cache), content-type) meta values)
  • LINK (ignored, not important)
  • BODY, BGCOLOR, TEXT, LINK, ALINK, VLINK, BACKGROUND
  • H1, H2, H3, H4, H5, H6
  • ADDRESS (no special action)
  • P (left, right, center, middle+)
  • UL, OL, LI
  • DL, DT (not handled)
  • DIR (ignored, useless)
  • MENU (ignored, useless)
  • PRE
  • XMP
  • LISTING (not handled, obsolete)
  • PLAINTEXT (not handled, obsolete)
  • DIV
  • CENTER
  • BLCKQUOTE (ignored, useless)
  • FORM (action, target, method, enctype)
  • HR (width, size, noshade, color)
  • TABLE (bgcolor+, background+, cellpadding, cellspacing, border, width, height+, bordercolordark+, bordercolorlight+, bordercolor+, align)
  • TR (bgcolor+, background+, valign, align)
  • TD/TH (bgcolor+, background+, width, height, rowspan, colspan, valign, align, nowrap)
  • TT
  • I
  • INS+
  • B
  • U
  • STRIKE
  • BIG
  • SMALL
  • SUB (ignored)
  • SUP (ignored)
  • S+
  • EM
  • STRONG
  • DFN
  • CODE
  • SAMP
  • KBD
  • VAR
  • CITE
  • INPUT (type (text, password, checkbox, button+, radio, submit, image, reset, file, hidden), name, value, checked, size, maxlength, src, align)
  • SELECT (size, multiple, disabled)
  • TEXTAREA (disabled, rows, cols, readonly+)
  • A (href, title, target+, accesskey+, rel and rev are useless)
  • IMG (src, alt, align, width, height, hspace, vspace, border, ismap, usemap, lowsrc+)
  • APPLET (not supported, no JVM)
  • FONT (color, size, face+)
  • BASEFONT
  • BR (clear=left/right/all)
  • NOBR+
  • MAP
  • AREA (shape, href, target, coords, accesskey+)
  • NOSCRIPT+
  • NOFRAMES+
  • NOEMBED+
  • EMBED+ (type, src, width, height, hspace, vspace, border, align)
  • FRAMESET+

SSL

  • SSLv2
  • SSLv3
  • TLSv1
  • up to 168-bit keys
  • certificates handling

Javascript 1.3/ECMA-Script

Plugins

  • VFlash: flash player, flash 3 and some flash 4 stuff
  • VPDF: PDF viewer by Emmanuel Lesueur

Cache

  • variable sized memory cache
  • variable sized disk cache
  • automatic cleanup
  • no index, always consistent

Image decoder

  • fast inline decoding of pictures
  • images are cached as long as there’s free memory
  • GIF (with animated and progressive support)
  • JPG
  • PNG (with true alpha channel support)
  • XBM

HTML Editor

  • internal web page editing with HTML tag highlighting