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Firefox still has an edge
Authored by: Llwybyr on May 26, '05 03:36:58AM

And I say that somewhat regretfully. I do like what Apple is doing with WebKit and Safari is really great in a lot of way. Also, I'm typing this post from Shiira as I give it another spin...

Still, I can't get away from Firefox with its extensions and most importantly, type-ahead find. I could probably live without extensions, but these days type-ahead find is as important as tabs for me. I can't really get along without it and not be annoyed.

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i agree
Authored by: freerangehuman on May 26, '05 09:35:57AM
type-ahead find is now the only firefox feature i miss in safari 2.0. i'm not sure what people mean about drag-and-drop tabs; i recently discovered the safari option to drag text or pictures to the tab bar to open them in new or current tabs, which is pretty useful. and the plug-in i used most in firefox was downloadthemall, which i've mostly replaced in safari using this (from and the ability to copy and paste urls into the download window. nice.

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Firefox still has an edge
Authored by: dschneiderch on Jun 01, '05 12:05:52AM

i've recently found safaristand which has an option for type ahead find although it gets implemented slightly differently. i think i found it on versiontracker. i miss most is extensions (primarily switching tabs with keyboard) and bookmarks in a sidebar. i just went cold turkey to safari from firefox to give it a fair chance and its day 3 and i still can't get used to not having my bookmarks visible... oh well 4 more days

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