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I grabbed... but it gave me rc3... weird...

And now the mozilla page shows FF 2.0.14 again as latest...

And my "FF3" is buggy as hell. *really pissed-off* I can't Alt-O, I can't Ctrl-Shift-E, Compact menu doesn't work... Well done mozilla... well done...

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I downloaded and installed FF 3and was not satisfied with the results it is not faster then my Opera memory wise just from a time and memory usage perspective- FF-up 70mb with extensions vs. Opera -up to 40-50mb with one widget running occasionally

Is there a workaround for FF to adddress this memory issue.? Are there people that agree. with me just from testing and benchmarking the two browsers? I really like the browserand its new features in spite of the memory issues that it has.

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That whole spreadfirefox record thing has to be the biggest joke.

Lets tell everyone to goto our site when firefox3 is released and break a record... only problem is our shitty servers can't handle it :P

Someone wanna find me a nice safari skin? It still looks awful in OSX.

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Hmm, maybe I'm too purist, but I kinda like Safari more. I haven't installed Safari 4 yet (I downloaded it, but I want to make sure my latest project will work on the previous version), but I love the latest 3 version.

FireFox 3 is fine, I have no real problems with it, I am just accustomed to the beauty of Safari.

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That whole spreadfirefox record thing has to be the biggest joke.

Lets tell everyone to goto our site when firefox3 is released and break a record... only problem is our shitty servers can't handle it :P

I have to 100% agree with you there. I was only able to download FF3 at 11am London Time, cus I wasn't going to wait all night for it.

Mozilla know how popular their browser is, so why did they bother to try and break a world record and not even use decent servers . . . I hope they set the record but tbh because of the server problems they had they aren't going to have such a big record as they could have had.

Overall though I thinks its fast . . . i mean REALLY fast. I don't actually mind the skin for it either actually although I do like those other themes someone posted earlier.

@ iGo

I was able to use those themes on Vista, what problems are you having?

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what problems are you having?

I'm on XP (if that's really what you wanna call a problem :P)...

But serisouly, last time I tried using GrApple theme (the OSX only, pinstripes one) on Windows it screwed my browser... I mean it was total FUBAR.

So I don't know if I really wanna go daredevil on the whole thing again. :)

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so tell me people, how is the new FireFoX 3, it is worthy to upgrade from v.2 to v.3?

- and what about the skin'ing it, any coOl mac look alike skin's for FF3?

I am not sure about - trying it, last time I tried, it totally messed my favorites thingy up...terrible days..

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I'm on XP (if that's really what you wanna call a problem :P)...

But serisouly, last time I tried using GrApple theme (the OSX only, pinstripes one) on Windows it screwed my browser... I mean it was total FUBAR.

So I don't know if I really wanna go daredevil on the whole thing again. :)

Fair enough . . . Personally I would take the plunge and try it =p

Lol

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Personally I would take the plunge and try it =p

Now now... don't you entice me to something stupid.. :P

Then again, I am not installing FF3 as of now. I downloaded it cause I had participated in pledge.

But as a web developer I still have to clear some of my doubts about rendering styles. I know I can trust FF anytime over IE. Just making sure.

I think I'll try it on my girlfriend's laptop... that thing is due for formatting, so if anything goes wrong. No big deal. :D

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That whole spreadfirefox record thing has to be the biggest joke.

Lets tell everyone to goto our site when firefox3 is released and break a record... only problem is our shitty servers can't handle it :P

They weren't counting on Steven Colbert to mention the launch on his show.

Mac osx theme for firefox 3.0 on windows.

http://www.mediafire.com/download.php?jynezjxwthn

Looks horrible. Bad text, menus are totally transparent, and many other problems. It's like you hacked the OS X version to work on Windows rather than attempted to do a proper port.

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