Firefox Alternative

Robert Holtzman holtzm at cox.net
Tue Jul 5 00:27:51 UTC 2011


On Mon, Jul 04, 2011 at 11:22:25AM -0600, ANDY wrote:
> On Fri, Jul 1, 2011 at 11:54 PM, Basil Chupin <blchupin at iinet.net.au> wrote:
> >
> > You have "~40 extensions"?!
> >
> > It's a wonder that your Firefox works at all.
> >
> > Could you please list all these extensions which you have in Firefox?
> 
> I have the 'price hunting' extensions disabled unless I need them, but
> most of the rest are active and used regularly.
> 
> 
> 1. AdblockPlus{1.3.9}.xpi   -- Ads were yesterday!
> 2. Add-onCompatibilityReporter{0.8.5}.xpi   -- Allows add-on
> compatibility issues to be reported to Mozilla
> 3. BetterFacebook{5.852}.xpi   -- Improve Facebook with tabbed news
> feeds, advanced feed filters, comment tracking, expand similar posts,
> static header, navigation enhancements, and more!
> 34. NovellMoonlight{3.99.0.3}.xpi   -- The open source implementation
> of Microsoft Silverlight

         ............snip............

> 35. OPIE{1.2.3}.xpi   -- Import/Export extension preferences
> 36. PriceBlink{2.1}.xpi   -- Finds 1) Lower Prices, 2) Merchant
> Coupons and 3) Product Reviews while you shop. Checks for lower prices
> when you're shopping, otherwise it stays hidden.
> 37. SearchPreview{5.0.3}.xpi   -- Localized description in *.properties file.
> 38. SiteDelta{0.12.1}.xpi   -- Hightlights changes made to a website
> since last visit
> 39. SmartBookmarksBar{1.4.3}.xpi   -- (none)
> 40. TV-Fox{4.0.1}.xpi   -- World TV in your toolbar.
> 41. TinEyeReverseImageSearch{1.1}.xpi   -- Adds TinEye search context
> menu item for images.
> 42. TinyUrlCreator{1.0.5}.xpi   -- Convenient tool to create small url
> redirects from longer ones.
> 43. Torbutton{1.2.5}.xpi   -- (none)
> 44. TrashMail.net{2.5.5}.xpi   -- Create disposable email addresses.

And FF actually runs with this load of #@$%*&?

-- 
Bob Holtzman
If you think you're getting free lunch, 
check the price of the beer.
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