[thelist] FireFox 3

Matt Warden mwarden at gmail.com
Wed Jun 18 14:00:30 CDT 2008

On Wed, Jun 18, 2008 at 2:22 PM, Matt McKeon <matt at camadro.com> wrote:
> Matt Warden wrote:
>> On Wed, Jun 18, 2008 at 12:47 PM, Gersten, John <JGERSTEN at lchb.com> wrote:
>>> For what it's worth, you can turn off the hyper bar and have the address bar act as it did in FF2
>>> and earlier.
>> Nope. In Mozilla's infinite wisdom, they removed that capability
>> before final release.
>> http://tech.slashdot.org/comments.pl?sid=586271&cid=23825411
> There is an add-on that will let you tweak the "Awesome bar" to be more
> like it was in FF2
> <https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addon/6227>. Found here with

That only affects the presentation.

"Note that the underlying autocomplete algorithm is the Firefox 3
algorithm, not the Firefox 2 algorithm. oldbar only affects the
presentation of the results."

Matt Warden
Cincinnati, OH, USA

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