Subject: Re: How to dramatically speed up firefox without rebuilding
To: None <>
From: Alan Barrett <>
List: pkgsrc-users
Date: 03/19/2007 19:16:42
On Mon, 19 Mar 2007, Joerg Sonnenberger wrote:
> On Mon, Mar 19, 2007 at 12:52:54PM -0400, Blair Sadewitz wrote:
> > env MOZ_DISABLE_PANGO=1 firefox &
> > 
> > That's it.  The increase in rendering speed is profound.  Maybe we
> > should put a note in www/firefox[2] about this?
> No, not really. That's what the gtk1 version is for, after all.

I don't see any discussion of this issue in
pkgsrc/www/firefox2-gtk1/DESCR.  How do I know whether
or not I should be using the gtk1 version?

--apb (Alan Barrett)