MozKopdarJKT Firefox 12th anniv

09 November 2016

Mozilla Representative, Webmaker mentor, L10n contibutor & reviewer

Programmer by day. Mozillian by night. Blogger by weekend.

What's new in Firefox?

  • Bye bye Firefox Hello..
  • Test Pilot
  • Electrolysis (e10s)
  • Page Shot
  • Min Vid
  • Tracking Protection
  • Activity Stream
  • Tab Center
  • No More 404s
  • Universal Search

Electrolysis (e10s)

a.k.a multi-process Firefox is the project name for Mozilla’s efforts to split Firefox into multiple processes to improve responsiveness, stability, and security. Electrolysis child processes are currently in use for the following tasks within Firefox:

  • Legacy NPAPI plugin hosting
  • Media playback
  • Web content ('content processes')

How to enable e10s in my Firefox?

  • check about:support
  • see "Multiprocess Windows" is enable/disable
  • If disable, to enable it, check about:config
  • set browser.tabs.remote.autostart to true
  • restart Firefox

Anything else ?

  • Rust Language & Servo web engine
  • Moz VR

Rust is a general-purpose, multi-paradigm, compiled programming language sponsored by Mozilla Research.

 

Servo is an experimental web browser layout engine being developed by Mozilla Research.

Moz VR focus is to develop WebVR. WebVR is a set of APIs that offer the ability to render and interact with web content in VR.

Moz VR mission is to bring high-performance virtual reality to the open Web.

Question?

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