[arch-general] usable browser?

Stefan Husmann stefan-husmann at t-online.de
Fri Nov 27 10:56:37 EST 2009

Arvid Picciani schrieb:
> Hi,
> ever since ff3 turned firefox into unusable, i'm on the quest to find a 
> usable browser.
> Chromium was quite decent for a while (after fixing the dbus dependency) 
> despite it deadlocks when you mouse-move tabs (fortunately i dont do 
> that anyway), but recently it started timing out on every second request.
> The answer from google was: deactivate your windows firewall, so well.. 
> back to searching a browser.
> Basicly each and every firefox clone/fork/based browser has the same 
> issues as firefox (100% disk i/o all the time even when idle), so those 
> don't work.  webkit based browsers can't render half of the internet 
> properly. i wonder if somone cloned chromiums webkit thing and made a 
> brwoser of it?   uzbl is quite decent, i wish they'd use chromes rendering.
> opera would be awesome if it didn't have billions of popups and their 
> "Upgrade to opera10" popup really made me uninstall opera.
> any options left?
(though both are mozilla based, they are reasonabbly fast).

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