Saturday, 23 July 2011

Firefox 3 about:config settings

These settings are my favourite ones:
  • browser.cache.disk.enable = false //I have enough memory
  • browser.cache.memory.enable = true
  • browser.cache.memory.capacity = 10240 //256MB //I wish to limit the memory consumption
  • browser.cache.disk.parent_directory = /tmp //when I use tmpfs on Linux for the /tmp directory
  • browser.download.manager.scanWhenDone = false //I do not use an antivirus software
  • network.http.keep-alive = false
  • network.http.proxy.keep-alive = false
  • network.http.max-connections = 64
  • network.http.max-connections-per-server =32
  • network.http.max-persistent-connections-per-proxy =16
  • network.http.max-persistent-connections-per-server = 12
  • network.http.pipelining = true
  • network.http.pipelining.maxrequests = 8
  • network.http.proxy.pipelining = true
  • network.http.request.max-start-delay = 0
  • content.notify.interval = 500000
  • content.notify.ontimer = True
  • content.switch.threshold = 250000
  • browser.sessionhistory.max_total_viewers = 3
  • browser.sessionstore.interval = 60000