Re: Slow firefox and high cpu usage
- Date: Wed, 10 Oct 2018 18:15:06 -0400 (EDT)
- From: bw <bwtnguy@xxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: Slow firefox and high cpu usage
On Wed, 10 Oct 2018, Dan Ritter wrote:
> That's because Firefox is now multiprocess.
> The main Firefox process handles the user interface, fetching
> web pages, decoding them, and some of the rendering work.
> The Web Content process(es) are fired off to run things that the
> Killing them off won't help. You need to solve the underlying
> I don't know what that is, exactly, but advertising and trackers
> now take up 90% of most web processing time and space. Running a
> good ad blocker like uBlock Origin will help a lot.
How exactly do you think stretch users should run an adblocker when all
the xul-ext-* extensions are now broken?