Windows 7 Forums

Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.


Windows 7: Firefox 4.0 pre-Beta 6 Builds Get New JavaScript Engine

10 Sep 2010   #1
yowanvista

Windows 8.1 Pro x64
 
 
Firefox 4.0 pre-Beta 6 Builds Get New JavaScript Engine

Quote:
Early adopters can now download Firefox 4.0 pre-Beta preview nightly Builds and start test diving JägerMonkey.

Still, users need to keep in mind that the releases are very early versions of Firefox 4.0 Beta 6, designed for testing and not for deployment into production environments.

Fact is that, Mozilla still has to merge all the JägerMonkey code into Firefox 4.0 in order to produce the fully fledged beta 6 of the browser.

“JägerMonkey is our new optimizing JIT compiler for JavaScript. It sits underneath our existing JIT, TraceMonkey, which appeared in Firefox 3.5,” revealed Mozilla’s David Anderson.

“JägerMonkey is a general-purpose compiler which converts entire methods to machine code. The goal is to get great baseline performance.

Firefox 4.0 pre-Beta 6 Builds Get New JavaScript Engine JägerMonkey - Softpedia




Attached Images
 
My System SpecsSystem Spec
.

Reply

 Firefox 4.0 pre-Beta 6 Builds Get New JavaScript Engine




Thread Tools





Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
javascript:void(0); in Firefox
I've been having such serious problems with Firefox, it's barely usable and am wondering if it has something to do with javascript (javascript:void(0). In the past I've always had the option under Tools to enable javascript but it's disappeared and there is no feature to enable it. I've also had...
Browsers & Mail
Is it possible to disable javascript animations in Firefox?
Is it possible to disable javascript slideshow animations in Firefox? A lot of news sites have delayed slide shows. It really irritates me when I'm reading a headline and it disappears. Is there a way to block this? Here's an example.
Browsers & Mail
Use beta builds or wait for stable realeases?
Is a good idea to use beta builds or "unstable" releases of programs or is it better to just wait for the full version to be released. I noticed programs like Firefox have builds that are ahead of what the normal verions is. But then they usually say those versions can have alot bugs. I dont wana...
Software
IE 9 Beta Next – New IE9 Builds Every 8 weeks
While Beta is the next major development milestone for Internet Explorer 9, the development process will advance to that stage through a series of interim builds scheduled for release at 8 week intervals. It is an immense step forward for Microsoft in terms of transparency and how the company now...
News
The New JavaScript Engine in Internet Explorer 9
More...
News
Download Windows 7 Beta Checked Builds
more: Download Windows 7 Beta Checked Builds - Client and Server – 7000.0.081212.1400 - Softpedia
News

Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

© Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 17:55.

Twitter Facebook Google+



Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App