[MacDV] Re: Safari (OT)

Thubten Kunga Kunga at FutureMedia.org
Tue Jan 7 20:51:03 PST 2003

This beta is very crashy. It won't stay up longer than a half hour at 
best. Can't rely on it. Very FAST. But crashes for sure. Love the 
Speed. But the crahes make it not worth the difference. I'd rather have 
slow and stable than fast and crashy.


On Tuesday, January 7, 2003, at 06:30  PM, Shirley Kehr wrote:

> I spent a few minutes with it and liked it. Then I thought I ought to 
> do
> some work, so I clicked the link that loads a Java applet for which I
> write the Help text. It went to the window where you grant permission 
> to
> download and hung up there. I don't know if I should blame the browser
> for that, but it does work with IE. It took me a while to get out of 
> the
> hang because the force quit window was behind the Java confirmation
> window and the spinning ball wouldn't let me move windows. I finally 
> hit
> Return when Safari was selected and that quit the browser and the Java 
> windows.
> I may try it again and then send in a bug report.
> Shirley
> Scott Baldwin wrote:
>> I just downloaded this and I am totally blown away!!!!  If you are
>> using OS 10.2.3 get this browser now!!!
>> I usually am very cynical about speed claims with software, but this
>> really does blow I.E.  out of the water.  (with my cable modem).   I
>> just downloaded it, booted it and it automatically imported my
>> bookmarks from I.E.  No set up, no fuss no muss.  It loads pages at
>> twice the speed of I.E.  Just amazing.  It is still BETA, I'm not sure
>> why, but perhaps I'll find out soon.......
>> Looking forward to iMovie 3.0,
>> Cheers,
>> Scott

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