[arch-general] Compiling Firefox
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Mon May 31 00:18:51 EDT 2010
On Mon, May 31, 2010 at 9:41 AM, Shridhar Daithankar
<ghodechhap at ghodechhap.net> wrote:
> On Monday 31 May 2010 09:03:08 Nilesh Govindarajan wrote:
>> On Mon, May 31, 2010 at 9:01 AM, Allan McRae <allan at archlinux.org> wrote:
>> > On 31/05/10 13:23, Nilesh Govindarajan wrote:
>> >> On Mon, May 31, 2010 at 8:51 AM, Jeffrey Lynn Parke Jr.
>> >>> that's a firefox port for the qt toolkit, as opposed to the regular gtk
>> >>> one.
>> >> I know that, but is it worth installing ?
>> > Surely you can decide yourself.
>> I heard that firefox-qt is still under heavy development and is not
>> much good. I am on a slow connection, so would like a feedback if
>> someone is already using it.
> I would recommend rekonq and kde webkit part. The later is in AUR. For the
> former, it is available from upstream git and pretty usable as day-to-day
> browser, especially when there is firefox to fallback to.
Nope. I have 24 addons in Firefox. Just cannot leave firefox. I loved
the chrome UI, so installed chromifox extreme (with chromifox
companion) which makes firefox look and behave like chrome :D
Firefox QT's screenshots are impressive, worth a try.
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