[thelist] FireFox 3

Duncan Hill dunkaz at gmail.com
Thu Jun 19 06:00:01 CDT 2008

I've been running the Betas with great results on both XP and Linux.
Upgraded the XP version and it just slowed to a crawl, and I do mean  
crawl! even to my local dev webserver.

Gone back to FF2 now on the XP and speed is as it should be. I'll leave  
the beta as it is on the Linux.


On Thu, 19 Jun 2008 08:23:27 +0100, Stephen Rider  
<evolt_org at striderweb.com> wrote:

> I've been running it since Beta 2.
> I have 10+ plugins going.  Virtually _all_ of my plugins are updated
> for FF3.  I think it's an overwhelmed server giving people problems.
> Firebug is updated -- somebody had said that it was not.
> I like the new version quite a bit.  The only issues I've had are a
> plugin that was a bit screwey during beta, and a theme (Kempelton)
> that, while updated for FF3, doesn't work right on the Mac version.
> I like the address bar thing.  I like the security features (the one-
> click site id).  I _don't_ like the default Windows theme, but that's
> easily changed.
> No significant problems.  I'm quite happy with Firefox 3.
> Stephen

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