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The Fix is In!

Sunday February 27th, 2000

For those of you on Win9x, grab today's (2-27-00) build. The performance fix is in (the disabling of timing code) that results in a substantial speedup. For example, in today's build, Tinderbox loads in 5 seconds on my line, vs. 14.56 seconds on the 2-25-00 nightly. Reload: 3.9 seconds, vs. 14.23 seconds. Other pages show the same speedup (and you can run two builds side-by-side to see for yourself).


#7 Then we all suffer...

by mozineAdmin

Sunday February 27th, 2000 2:07 PM

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The reason IE loads faster than Communicator is that it loads many dll's at bootup - something that I would do without -- if MS gave me a choice.

IE certainly isn't lean by any measure, and Mozilla is already faster in many other respects.