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Workaround for Firefox 3.5 slow startups on Windows

Workaround for Firefox 3.5 slow startups on Windows July 8, 2009 – 11:34 pm If you find yourself with very long startup times after upgrading to Firefox 3.5 (from say 10 seconds to the order of minutes), you may be experimenting a bug due to a change in how Firefox 3.5 gets the randomness it needs for security purposes on Windows. The procedure involves scanning some temporary folders looking for bits normally added by OS […]