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Old 06-18-2008, 03:19 AM   #1
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Anyone else get it yet?

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Old 06-18-2008, 03:22 AM   #2
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I have been running it for a while (beta versions) in Ubuntu. It runs well, but I would stick with 2 for a while until the add-on authors update.

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Old 06-18-2008, 03:26 AM   #3
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Well, since you mentioned it, I got it. What do you think?

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Old 06-18-2008, 03:26 AM   #4
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Tried it, but it didn't seem to like zazzle

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Old 06-18-2008, 12:52 PM   #5
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yeah, its nothing too special.. but its better still than IE

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Old 06-18-2008, 12:54 PM   #6
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using it...like the improvements.

Nothing too special, as in it should butter your toast?

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Old 06-18-2008, 01:07 PM   #7
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Seems that on my comps, webpages are loading faster than in ver. 2.

I like the new skin tho.

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So far I am liking it.....here are the release notes for those that want to see what is new in FF3.

http://www.mozilla.com/en-US/firefox/3.0/releasenotes

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I downloaded the update last night at home...ugh... I'm kinda regretting it.

Page loading seems slower to me, and I hate how the history now comes up as a seperate window and doesn't seem to list the visit by days....

And I hate the format on the drop downs of the address bar when you type the first couple letters of a url....For example when I type in "ho" for homebrewtalk, instead of the usual list of visited urls (like "http://www.homebrewtalk.com/usercp") it comes up as 2 lines of text for each, the first is a sentence from that page, and then the url address...

I'm not sure I'm liking it at all...I'm going to give it a few days to get used to it, but I am wondering if I can revert to version 2 easily.Anyone know?

I never dreamed Firefox would let me down....I hope it's not gonna be like microsoft where the new version of something is worse than the previous one.

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Old 06-18-2008, 02:24 PM   #10
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Well I'm running the beta at home, I can't get it here at work...stupid firewalls. I'm really digging it. My SWMBO hates firefox, and I don't know why. I love how I can make my homepage everything I need to know at a glance. For her it's more of the apperiance then anything I guess. BUt I'm loving it!

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