Opera Update: “Requires installation of untrusted packages”

On two separate installations of Ubuntu 10.10 I got the following message when trying to update Opera using Ubuntu’s Update Manager:“Requires installation of untrusted packages” Unfortunately, the only option available was to click the Close button with no help to fix the problem. Fortunately, there’s a solution, also on My Opera, that worked for me: my.opera.com/vinhphuc121583/blog/fix-error-requires-installation-of-untrusted-packages … Continue reading Opera Update: “Requires installation of untrusted packages”

Debug menu, where have you been all my life?!

By accident, I came across a feature today which has pretty much made Firefox redundant for me. I’m sure I’m not alone in reverting to Firefox occasionally for one or two key features that don’t exist in Opera (or at least I haven’t found them yet). The Web Developer toolbar was my addictive feature but … Continue reading Debug menu, where have you been all my life?!

Opera’s (potential) HTML5 compliance

With HTML5 on its way I thought I’d take inspiration from http://www.w3.org/QA/2008/09/top-500-html5-validity.html who in turn took inspiration from Opera’s QA team and test the front page of a few of Opera’s websites for HTML5 conformity. Firstly, an important caveat. The HTML5 validator is beta so may have erroneously missed or mis-detected issues. In addition, at … Continue reading Opera’s (potential) HTML5 compliance