Mozilla 1.3 Alpha Released

Friday December 13th, 2002

Mozilla 1.3 Alpha is out! This release introduces shedloads of new Mail & Newsgroups features (including Bayesian spam classification, message views and improved filtering), a new Bookmarks Quick Search bar (similar to the one found in Phoenix) and support for the Back and Forward buttons on the IntelliMouse Explorer. There's also improvements to the DOM Inspector and lots of other bug fixes. However, remember that this is only an alpha release, so expect bugs.

Builds are available from's Releases Page or directly from the FTP site. Check out the Release Notes for more info.

#39 Re: Re: Re: Re: IE6 is slower too

by AlMalossi <>

Sunday December 15th, 2002 10:09 AM

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Personal opinion:

IE6 is also bloated with new features and is slower in the parts where it's integrated in the OS very tight. I recently had to update from IE5.5 to IE6 on a win2k computer, and I experience this small annoying delays, you were talking about in Mozilla, in my Windows Explorer.

So at least Mozilla is not the only one on the wrong track.

I think that's the price you have to pay if you want the good technology in the back XML-XSLT, DOM and don't only want a fast rendering of