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Mozilla Firefox 3 Release Candidate 1 Available

Saturday May 17th, 2008

The preview release for Mozilla's next generation Firefox browser is now available for testing. Firefox 3 is based on the Gecko 1.9 Web rendering platform which includes 33 months of platform improvements over Firefox 2.

Firefox 3 Release Candidate 1 can be downloaded from the Firefox Release Candidates page. The Firefox 3 Release Candidate 1 Release Notes have more details, including information about what's new in Firefox 3. The Firefox 3 for developers article on Mozilla Developer Center includes useful links for Web application and add-on developers.


#29 Re: Extensions suddenly aren't compatible?

by wirespot

Wednesday May 21st, 2008 4:47 AM

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Use the Nightly Tester Tools extension and override compatibility for the affected extensions. I have Web Developer here on RC1 and it works great. My impression is that most extensions have been updated by now or work reasonably well with FF3, provided you do the above trick.