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.

#43 Re: Re: Virtual Firefox 3.0 RC1 Available fm Syman

by hsjones <>

Wednesday June 4th, 2008 1:32 PM

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I hate that pending file operations check that we do on install... Windows leaves those behind all the time. Our install shouldn't be so picky.

Delete the PendingFileRenameOperations value from HKLM\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Control\Session Manager and try again.

We use Firefox as a sample app for our virtualization technology. There are several good articles out there that talk about how useful it can be for the techy who tries lots of software. For example: <…-software-virtualization/>.

I'm also not worried about containing Firefox itself, but by running Firefox in a virtual layer it's very easy for me to download something, install it, and then wipe it away clean with