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Submission + - Firefox Gets Faster Builds - To Be Fast As Windows (

dkd903 writes: Mozilla's Mike Hommey has announced on his blog that his team at Mozilla has finally managed to get the Linux builds of Firefox to use GCC 4.5 with aggressive optimization and profile guided optimization enabled. All this simply means that we can now expect a faster and less sluggish Firefox browser on Linux (both 32 bit and 64 bit systems).
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Firefox Gets Faster Builds - To Be Fast As Windows

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Numeric stability is probably not all that important when you're guessing.