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May 7, 2009
July 26, 2008
With less than a week to go – I thought I better put a condensed checklist together for people who are just now signing up for the thirty day challenge. There is a link on top and along the side – but what the heck, I’ll include one here in this post too.
I know I needed something like this last year – if it helps you or you think it would help someone else – feel free to leave a comment and/or spread the word by social bookmarking.
June 28, 2008
n this short video, Ed brings us up to speed on a quick little hack posted in the Thirty Day Challenge forums by “Mountainguy” from Australia. He was having trouble with the speed of Flock – turns out, other people were too. Here’s the video – below are the steps to take and some screen shots:
 type “about:config” into the address bar at the top and wait for page to load
 in the filter type “network.http”
I had to split up these pictures to get them to fit and still be readable – I hope that with the instructions below and the video, it will all make sense…
 locate the strand called “network.http.pipelining” and double click it to change the value from false to true
 Do the same to “network.http.proxy.pipelining” – double click it too.
 Then locate “network.http.pipelining.maxrequests” – double click and change the value to 30 or higher (Ed and mountainguy are using 40 – for the screen shot, I’m using 35, but I’ll probably switch it to 40 – why not?)
 Finally, close flock and load it up again…”
Here’s some additional reading plus some further discussion on speed related issues….
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