Startup time of Firefox and Thunderbird

Scott (angrykeyboarder) geekboy at
Sat Aug 4 01:32:05 UTC 2007

Brian Fahrlander spake thusly:
> Jimmy Wu wrote:
>> Try googling for swiftfox as a replacement to firefox
>> I don't know what to tell you about thunderbird, though
>     I think the OP and I have something in common- under Dapper, just a 
> few days ago, I ran Firefox, Thunderbird and others with the traditional 
> speed.  Then I upgraded to Feisty....and now I play SameGnome waiting 
> for these applications to come up the first time.

I'm running Feisty and I don't have time to do anything else when
Firefox or Thunderbird* loads.

What are the specs on your Computer?

*I'm running Tbird from Mozilla as Feisty is still at 1.5.0.x.
I've heard that the Mozilla versions of any of their apps are faster
than Ubuntu's but I haven't noticed any significant difference in the
case of Thunderbird.

©2007 angrykeyboarder™ & Elmer Fudd. All Wites Wesewved

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