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… comment three lines in "~/waterfox/.mozconfig". Since the Firefox update to version 57 I switched to Waterfox. The problems I have:
- "~/waterfox" occupies 12 GB of disk space;
- there is no audio.
I tried to enable Alsa and Jack (like in Firefox) but the build gets stuck…
For me, audio does work with www/waterfox.
Spas Marinov please, does audio work for you, now?
From Waterfox 56 Release (2017-11-30):… fresh and untested, and there are rumors of conflicts, …
> … uses its own profile location…
Snurg please, does that resolve the conflicts of which you're aware?
An edge case:
- e10s: browser.tabs.remote.force-disable to disable mutiprocess Firefox or Waterfox · Issue #311 · MrAlex94/Waterfox
- import at first run time, of data from Firefox 56.0.2, was not suitably comprehensive
- information from addons.mozilla.org (AMO) · Issue #300 · MrAlex94/Waterfox
+1Waterfox works very good and fast.
From my perspective, as heavyweight user of Firefox 56.0.2 (more than 1,500 tabs), the switch to Waterfox was almost seamless.
… Waterfox quit times seem to be significantly better (than Firefox 56.0.2) …