Name resolution painfully slow

Senectus . senectus at
Mon Nov 22 22:07:08 GMT 2004

On Mon, 22 Nov 2004 13:52:12 -0800, Lloyd D Budd <foolswisdom at> wrote:
> On Tue, 23 Nov 2004 05:31:43 +0800, Senectus . <senectus at> wrote:
> > On a second look at it, I'm now pretty sure that the resolution
> > issue's are only from within firefox (0.9.3).
> > Also firefox itself seems to be very sluggish at times..
> Try turned off ipv6 in Firefox? go to about:config and
> find network.dns.disableIPv6 and set it to true .  Then restart firefox .
Wow.. that seems to have made a difference, thank you very much :-)

Firefox is still quite "clunky" even though the DNS stuff seems to be
behaving better.

" So let us then try to climb the mountain, not by stepping on what is
below us, but to pull us up at what is above us, for my part at the
stars; amen"
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