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Hi all.

Just wondering what's the difference between Aurora and Firefox 5.
I have been using Aurora and I noticed no difference at all...except the logo and the feedback button to the top right.

Thanks in advance.
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post #2 of 8
Aurora is the name they put on the alpha builds, no?
post #3 of 8
I honestly don't know either. I can't even tell the difference between 4 and 5. 5 is more like Firefox 4.1.
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Thread Starter 
Quote:
Originally Posted by Taylorsci;14481447 
Aurora is the name they put on the alpha builds, no?
I don't know. I'm asking. frown.gif
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Quote:
Originally Posted by vinton13;14481489 
I don't know. I'm asking. frown.gif
I'm pretty sure it is, I put the ",no" in there so someone could come along and correct me tongue.gif
post #6 of 8
Aurora is the 2nd newest copy/alpha. The current Aurora is version 7. I've noticed decreased startup time and less lag when loading pages. Then again, on my pentium 4, every small improvement is welcome.
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Originally Posted by gregory121295;14481526 
Aurora is the 2nd newest copy/alpha. The current Aurora is version 7. I've noticed decreased startup time and less lag when loading pages. Then again, on my pentium 4, every small improvement is welcome.
7.0a2 (2011-08-05)?
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Aurora's more or less a pre-beta/alpha, with Firefox 6 is beta. Nightly is the alpha in this case.

Nightly > Aurora > Beta > Stable
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