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    Browsing speed slower than on Windows

    For a same site, I always have slower browsing experience than on Windows. It seems the browser (Mozilla/Firefox) dowloads things much slower than it does on Windows.

    I have noticed this problem for a long time. I started using Fedora since its first release. At first, I thought it's because I was new to Linux and had not done things in correct ways. But with FC4 installed, I feel this is might be something with the system itself.

    I want to know if my experience is common or I am the only person that suffers. And is there any solutions to my problem. Thanks.

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    I notice that Firefox is slightly slower on my box and it has been for the last few releases, whereas it used to be that it was much faster than Windows/Firefox. The difference is so small, however, that I don't pay much attention to it.

    Actually, Mozilla seems to run faster than Firefox for me.

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