[rescue] Mozilla Firefox

Dave McGuire mcguire at neurotica.com
Wed Apr 21 17:40:13 CDT 2004

On Apr 21, 2004, at 5:08 PM, Charles Shannon Hendrix wrote:
>>   Yes, I tried it recently too.  I'm running v0.8, and it *screams*.
>> I've tried it on a Sun Ultra60 (2x 360MHz/4MB, 768MB RAM), and a Sun
>> E3500 (4x 400MHz/4MB, 1GB RAM) displaying to a SunRay.
> There are some controls and other little features I really like in the
> Mozilla series.  Mainly it lacks a few per-site controls.  Lot's of
> nifty plugins though, some of which make up for the gaps.

   Life is a tradeoff.

> I like Firefox OK, but it still doesn't really solve the general
> problems of the browsers.
> I also can't figure out why people think it is so fast.  It must be
> because you guys are comparing it to older browsers.

   I'm comparing it to current releases of Mozilla on the same hardware.


Dave McGuire          "PC users only know two 'solutions'...
Cape Coral, FL          reboot and upgrade."    -Jonathan Patschke

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