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Old 10-03-2006, 09:08 AM   #1
Cobra243
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Help, Firefox is going painfully slow.


Hi, i am using Ubuntu Dapper Drake and i have installed the latest stable update for firefox (1.5.0.7) and some of my favorite extension but ever since i stared using it goes really slow. It's not only slow when it loads the bigest problem is when i am opening multiple tabs. The more open the slower it gets. For example if i have 7 tabs open, in order to go from one tab to an other it takes 5-6 seconds, sometimes times litle faster sometimes slower. I have installed firefox extension but it doesen't seem to help at all. What should i do? Any help? Here is my memory condition if that helps:

total used free shared buffers cached
Mem: 1036100 1025132 10968 0 1124 606772
-/+ buffers/cache: 417236 618864
Swap: 2096440 18948 2077492
 
Old 10-03-2006, 11:26 AM   #2
erat123
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hi Cobra243,
i had this problem too. i fixed it by turning off IPv6.
try this: http://ubuntuforums.org/archive/index.php/t-6841.html

and this one's good too: http://www.linuxquestions.org/questi...d.php?t=326645

hope that helps!
 
  


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