Firefox 'nightly' javascript is now screaming fast!

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Firefox 'nightly' javascript is now screaming fast!

Post by rick752 » Sat Mar 01, 2008 1:50 am

Firefox3 'nightly' now blows away the competition in javascript processing speed (including Opera). IE is a light-year behind:
http://cybernetnews.com/2008/02/25/fire ... s-a-boost/

For everyone who may have thought that Firefox was getting a bit bloated and slow.
Nice to see that the developers are getting back to 'streamlining' again 8)
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Post by Lanik » Sat Mar 01, 2008 5:39 am

rick752 wrote:For everyone who may have thought that Firefox was getting a bit bloated and slow.
Those are just trolls looking for attention.

If you want something that screams try a PGO build: http://forums.mozillazine.org/viewtopic.php?t=630298 :)
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Post by rimmazz » Thu May 14, 2009 10:05 am

Whats the difference between JavaScript and VBScript? Alright, I have selft taught myself html and can write it in xhtml format if need be. Anyways I was wondering about javascript and vbscript. Whats the difference? Is vbscript coded anything like Visual baisc because I just finished taking a class on the VB programming language. Also can it perfrom the same actions as javascript. And my final question, should I learn css before I go about learning vb/javascript?

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Post by snake » Sat Jun 06, 2009 1:14 pm

Great link thanks, very intresting.

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Post by Oxwil » Sat Jun 27, 2009 9:08 am

So what's Firefox Nightly...? Is it a development code name for some future version...?
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Post by Ares2 » Sat Jun 27, 2009 12:38 pm

It's the daily developement builds: ftp://ftp.mozilla.org/pub/firefox/

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