You are Here:
Linux Lite 6.0 Final Released - See Release Announcements



replacement for firefox?

Author (Read 5452 times)

0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic.

Re: replacement for firefox?
« Reply #15 on: November 27, 2021, 03:02:41 PM »
 

Ean

  • New to Forums
  • *
  • 20
    Posts
  • Reputation: 1
  • Linux Lite Member

  • Linux Lite: 5.6 64bit

  • CPU: 2.4GHz Dual core, 3.3GHz i3 dual core

  • MEMORY: 4Gb

  • VIDEO CARD: ON-BOARD
I only started using Linux (LL) a few days ago, so this post is delayed.

I don't use Chrome browser because of privacy concerns; Firefox is said to be far better in this respect.

Ean.
 

Re: replacement for firefox?
« Reply #16 on: November 29, 2021, 08:57:43 AM »
 

TheDead

  • Gold Level Poster
  • *******
  • 936
    Posts
  • Reputation: 91
  • Linux Lite Worshipper
    • My OpenDesktop Projects

  • Linux Lite: 3.8 32bit

  • CPU: HAL9000

  • MEMORY: 2Gb

  • VIDEO CARD: Quantum State VR v.3

  • Kernel: 4.x
You can start a flame thread with this kind of question. ;)
I would Google the question and check the reviews/comparisons for your specific needs.
Edit : corrected atrocious typos. ;)
« Last Edit: December 06, 2021, 10:46:58 AM by TheDead »
- TheDead (TheUxNo0b)

If my blabbering was helpful, please click my [Thank] link.
 

Re: replacement for firefox?
« Reply #17 on: November 30, 2021, 10:56:40 PM »
 

Litefan

  • New to Forums
  • *
  • 7
    Posts
  • Reputation: 2
  • Linux Lite Member

  • Linux Lite: 5.2 64bit

  • CPU: i5

  • MEMORY: 16Gb

  • VIDEO CARD: nVidia1650

  • Kernel: 5.x
I use Vivaldi alongside FF, but also have Brave and Microsoft edge installed
 

Re: replacement for firefox?
« Reply #18 on: December 06, 2021, 10:53:40 AM »
 

TheDead

  • Gold Level Poster
  • *******
  • 936
    Posts
  • Reputation: 91
  • Linux Lite Worshipper
    • My OpenDesktop Projects

  • Linux Lite: 3.8 32bit

  • CPU: HAL9000

  • MEMORY: 2Gb

  • VIDEO CARD: Quantum State VR v.3

  • Kernel: 4.x
Ok, I'll add my two cents then... I was pushing for Palemoon, until a few updates ago when it became really laggy on the Youtube website (Firefox based versus Google?... Nah, a company would not cripple the competitors, that would be politically incorrect. *wink wink* ;)
Anyways, I too am trying to find a LOW-RESSOURCE (yes, caps) replacement. Its crucial to save 2GB RAM machines. 32 bits, even better.
I will report the progress of my Quest here.

I'll go hug a tree now... ;)
« Last Edit: December 06, 2021, 11:01:41 AM by TheDead »
- TheDead (TheUxNo0b)

If my blabbering was helpful, please click my [Thank] link.
 

Re: replacement for firefox?
« Reply #19 on: December 22, 2021, 08:34:33 AM »
 

Peter Watson

  • New to Forums
  • *
  • 1
    Posts
  • Reputation: 0

  • Linux Lite: 5.6 64bit

  • Kernel: 5.x
Vivaldi is the most functional
+ a huge number of settings, work with Chrome extensions.
-  the number of buttons and funtions can confuse inexperienced users.

Opera - for those who need a VPN
+ built-in VPN, ad blocker, handy sidebar.
- few extensions, useless built-in crypto wallet.
software developer (source) WorkTime
 

Re: replacement for firefox?
« Reply #20 on: December 24, 2021, 10:52:53 AM »
 

Artim

  • Always Learning
  • PayPal Supporter
  • Gold Level Poster
  • *****
  • 510
    Posts
  • Reputation: 66
  • All the Cool Kids Use Linux Lite!
    • Confessions of a Technophobe

  • Linux Lite: 5.4 64bit

  • CPU: Intel(R) Core(TM)2 Duo CPU T7300 @ 2.00GHz

  • MEMORY: 3Gb

  • VIDEO CARD: Mobile GM965/GL960 Integrated Graphics Controller

  • Kernel: 5.x
And for a fully open-source alternative, there's always Seamonkey!


Seamonkey does everything that both Firefox and Thunderbird do, yet with thousands fewer lines of code than Firefox by itself. It's a superb choice for those looking to keep the Lite in Linux Lite.

Their true heir of the venerable Netscape Internet Suite, Seamonkey does it all and many Firefox extensions work with Seamonkey as well.


It can be added to Linux Lite by means of the Ubuntuzilla PPA.



 

Re: replacement for firefox?
« Reply #21 on: January 09, 2022, 07:12:57 AM »
 

Jhon Micky

  • New to Forums
  • *
  • 1
    Posts
  • Reputation: 0
    • https://cinemahd.to/

  • Linux Lite: 5.6 64bit

  • Kernel: 5.x
hey guys i am back and i am getting very tired of firefox . is Falkon a good replacement? or should i go to  brave?
I think Firefox is one of the best but you can try:

    Ungoogled Chromium

    Chromium

    Librefox (Firefox fork)

    Falkon by KDE
 

Re: replacement for firefox?
« Reply #22 on: January 20, 2022, 08:53:42 AM »
 

The Repairman

  • Occasional Poster
  • **
  • 83
    Posts
  • Reputation: 13

  • Linux Lite: 5.8 64bit

  • Kernel: 5.x
.
« Last Edit: February 16, 2022, 11:51:33 AM by The Repairman »
 

 

-->
X Close Ad

Linux Lite 6.0 Final Released - See Release Announcements