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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RE[3]: Gentoo's Firefox
by abraxas on Sat 9th Sep 2006 04:24 UTC in reply to "RE[2]: Gentoo's Firefox"
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Actually I think it's just that Pango is pretty slow. A lot of /big/ speed improvements have been made in the latest version, however (I've seen figures around 35% for speed improvements).

That wouldn't explain why the binary of Firefox, which uses pango, is faster than a compiled version of Firefox.

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