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Mozilla 1.0 Release Candidate 2 Released

Friday May 10th, 2002

mozilla.org today released the second release candidate of Mozilla 1.0, in preparation for the final release of 1.0, hopefully by the end of this month. You can grab it by going to the releases page or by going to the ftp site. You can also check out the release notes and a full list of what's new.

A brief list of what's new between RC1 and RC2 includes HTTP 1.1 pipelining support, the removal of the link toolbar (for performance reasons, still on in the trunk), and this will be the first milestone release with a fix for the security hole announced last week. Along with this, the main focus has been on stability, and a number of crash and top crash fixes have gone in.

Along with the release of RC2, mozilla.org has updated the release roadmap with some rough estimates of what will be happening on the trunk with 1.1, and announcing today's release of RC2.


#56 Re: Super slow

by johajoha

Tuesday May 14th, 2002 4:46 AM

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I would not say it affects only slower computers. On this p3 730 MHz with W2K workstation, scrolling in both ie and mozilla is a bit chunky. In mozilla, a bit more.

Of course now you can debate what is slower these days, but I put the line at about 400MHz.