Gran Paradiso Alpha 2 Released

Sunday February 11th, 2007

Gran Paradiso Alpha 2, an early developer milestone aimed at testers and web application developers, has been released. This is the second milestone released from the Gecko 1.9 branch. There are no significant user interface changes. Core layout and rendering changes include support for the Web Applications 1.0 API for changing stylesheets, ACID2 test compliance, and improvements in the Cairo graphics layer. As mentioned earlier, Gran Paradiso is the project codename for Firefox 3.

For more details, refer to Gran Paradiso Alpha 2 Release Notes.

#8 Re: Dead

by pplwong

Tuesday February 13th, 2007 9:53 PM

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Actually... I'm using it on Debian Etch right now... it's pretty fast. And the loading of some badly designed site (e.g. is way faster than before.

For "stands out too much", I've to say firefox is actually pretty hard to look good on most GTK2 themes I use... The colour and border of Navigation bar and bookmark bar is just... not right in many themes.... (except those very standard clear look like stuff)