Mozilla Firefox 2 Release Candidate 1 Available for Testing

Wednesday September 27th, 2006

Mozilla Firefox 2 Release Candidate 1 is now available for download. This preview of the next version of Firefox browser is aimed at Web Application Developers, testers and early adopters.

For more information, refer to the Release Notes.

#54 This is insane

by johann_p

Saturday September 30th, 2006 3:38 PM

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It seems they have totally crippled the preferences in this release, removing a lot of very useful things for no apparent reason. Apart from the cookie option to accept cookies only from the original domain I cannot find the options for whether or not to show the download dialog or where to download files to. What can the motivation for such an idiotic removal be? I have just thrown away RC1 and reinstalled 1.5 -- I am not in the mood to configure my browser by hacking about:config all the time.