Firefox Alternative

Basil Chupin blchupin at
Tue Jul 5 07:25:36 UTC 2011

On 05/07/11 16:43, ANDY wrote:
> On Mon, Jul 4, 2011 at 11:32 PM, Basil Chupin <blchupin at 
> <mailto:blchupin at>> wrote:
>     On 05/07/11 03:22, ANDY wrote:
>         I have the 'price hunting' extensions disabled unless I need
>         them, but
>         most of the rest are active and used regularly.
>     Now why would you want to do this?! Do they slow Firefox down?
> Except for launching Firefox, the several dozen extensions doesn't 
> seem to slow it down at all compared to safe-mode launches; my system 
> is only a 1.5 ghz.  I disable the 'price hunting' extensions just 
> because I use them rarely and don't need their persistent updates.

Aha. Thanks for this information. I'll keep it in mind when my Firefox 
appears to slow down.


God must love crazy people. He keeps making so many of them.

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