Posts Tagged ‘HTTP Cache’

Mozilla Launches Firefox’s New Caching Back-End in Nightly Version

Friday, September 27th, 2013

Here’s a new tool that you probably didn’t even know you had … strange that it’s disabled by default though.

Word about a new caching back-end for the Firefox web browser first spread when the lead designer of the project revealed that Mozilla was working on it in an attempt to protect the cache from crashes or kills of the Firefox process, and also to eliminate any caching related hangs.

The new caching back-end launched today in the latest Nightly version of the Firefox web browser.

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