TFFBox thoughts

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13 Jun, 2018 10:58 PM

I just tried TFFBox for the first time and have a couple of suggestions:

1. Make it obey the "Stop" command in the Go menu. Apparently it goes on its merry way until the server finishes loading the page even if you use the Stop command.

2. Implement the control-click URL "Open New Browser Window" command. I realize how it gets rid of tabs but if this was implemented you wouldn't have to waste time waiting for the previous page to reload.

Having said that it does seem to help on sluggish loading sites.

  1. Support Staff 1 Posted by Cameron Kaiser on 14 Jun, 2018 01:37 AM

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    Replying to #2 first: while I understand why that might be useful, I've declined this and similar requests in the past because I don't want people treating a foxbox as a generic browser. If this is something you want, you can of course hack that into the foxbox itself by modifying the underlying XUL, though it will be overwritten if you regenerate the foxbox later.

    As far as it not obeying stop, I can't reproduce that here on my test systems. If you have a site that does this consistently, I'll look into it.

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