Linked by Eugenia Loli on Fri 8th Sep 2006 04:10 UTC
Benchmarks "Oh sure, the following tests aren't as scientific as putting all the browsers in a ring and seeing which one is left standing after the fight, but it's close." More here.
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Gentoo's Firefox
by ivik on Fri 8th Sep 2006 12:07 UTC
ivik
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2006-09-08

I on my gentoo, compiled firefox was always slower than binary firefox. I tried swiftfox, and it was the fastest. This is because of disabled pango on swiftfox.
If I run firefox with "MOZ_DISABLE_PANGO=1 firefox" my builded firefox is faster than both. And compiled with --as-needed flag it start much faster than official and swiftfox

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