On 05/02/2016 08:54 PM, E. Liddell wrote:
>> Hi Paul,
>> > I also think the KHTML needs an update, but the dev team behind TDE is
>> > really small and the priorities and focus are a bit different ATM.
>> > I think the best would be to file a bug, so that we keep an eye on it and
>> > whenever possible do something.
>> > I personally was thinking that it would be perhaps easier to use some third
>> > party web engine, but never had time to look into this any further. Perhaps
>> > someone from the developers knows more about the KHTML and the plans around
>> > it.
> There was some discussion at one point about replacing or supplementing
> KHTML with a different engine, most likely Webkit. Lack of developer
> manpower kept the idea from being tackled at the time. To my knowledge,
> no one is currently working on this.
> E. Liddell
I think this pretty much summarizes the situation...
Updating (and keeping updated) Konqueror as a web browser is way beyond the current developers' possibility at the moment.
Honestly I can't see this happening, not even in the long term unless someone else comes along and starts working on it.
But again it would be a rather daunting task.