Ali, It's been mentioned that the new FF7 is lightweight again, that's why it's been brought up. Personally I don't like FF, so personally I'd vote Chromium. But if with benchmarks/user tests it's proven that FF is the better one, than we should consider switching.
With metta, Chris On Nov 5, 2011 9:41 PM, "Ali Linx" <amjja...@gmail.com> wrote: > Keep Chromium. Users, as always, can install Firefox whenever they want. > > Firefox is my no.1 browser but I must have them both. I run both of them > at the same time (FF and Chromium). > Let's keep in mind that Chromium is lighter than Firefox. After all, > Lubuntu is a lightweight distribution so please keep it as it's :) > > > > On Sat, Nov 5, 2011 at 6:47 PM, A. Andjelkovic <andjelko...@gmail.com>wrote: > >> I wanted to bring up the discussion about replacing Chromium with Firefox >> in 12.04. >> I'm not sure if this was discussed on UDS, but in my opinion, this is >> worth looking into. >> >> Firefox has reduced it's memory usage dramatically, and I'm currently >> trying out Firefox 7 as a replacement. >> I do not have detailed memory benchmarks (yet!), but I will definitely do >> some benchmarks in the near future. >> However, I'm pretty sure Firefox has better (lower) memory usage when >> having several tabs open (more than 3). >> >> Other reasons to switch: >> GTK3 >> Better desktop integration (Chromium themeing is limited and hard to >> include as default) >> >> What do you guys think? >> >> _______________________________________________ >> Mailing list: https://launchpad.net/~lubuntu-desktop >> Post to : firstname.lastname@example.org >> Unsubscribe : https://launchpad.net/~lubuntu-desktop >> More help : https://help.launchpad.net/ListHelp >> >> > > > -- > Best Regards, > > *A.J > amjjawad* > Lubuntu One Stop Thread (Mega > Thread)<http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=1844755> > My Blog <http://amjjawad.wordpress.com> | My Wiki > Page<https://wiki.ubuntu.com/amjjawad>| My > Launchpad <https://launchpad.net/%7Eamjjawad> | My Ubuntu Forum > Profile<http://ubuntuforums.org/member.php?u=941822> > > *~ My Actions Speak Louder Than My Words || ** I walk by faith, not by > sight **|| Imagination is more important than Knowledge || **Keep It > Simple and Short** ~ * > > > _______________________________________________ > Mailing list: https://launchpad.net/~lubuntu-desktop > Post to : email@example.com > Unsubscribe : https://launchpad.net/~lubuntu-desktop > More help : https://help.launchpad.net/ListHelp > >
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