Firefox Alternative

Ric Moore wayward4now at
Sat Jul 2 04:30:44 UTC 2011

On Sat, 2011-07-02 at 12:00 +0800, Goh Lip wrote: 
> On Sat, 02 Jul 2011 11:48:52 +0800, Ric Moore <wayward4now at>  
> wrote:
> > My last update automatically checked for updates in my plugins then
> > proceeded to run. No major strain there. If it continues to behave like
> > that, no worries for me. I think what will work better, is by using the
> > major addons. If you use something obscure, then there may be problems.
> > I dunno.  Ric
> There are many bugs in Firefox 4 and resolving them seems to add more  
> trouble and that's why they start with a clean slate with Firefox 5 and  
> won't want to clean up Firefox 4. But Thunderbird 3 is okey dokey, and  
> jumped straight to Thunderbird 5 just to keep the numbering in sync with  
> Firefox.

I used Thunderbird once ...back when. It was actually more like the
original licensed version of Netscape, which did browsing, email and
webdesign all in one package. TB was donkey slow, in comparison, so I
never revisited it. I might give it a whirl, from your valued
perspective. Thanks, Ric

My father, Victor Moore (Vic) used to say:
"There are two Great Sins in the world...
..the Sin of Ignorance, and the Sin of Stupidity.
Only the former may be overcome." R.I.P. Dad.
Linux user# 44256 

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