Violating Internet standards, part 2: Firefox

I wanted to do the same thing that I talked about in my “Want to Violate Internet Standards?” post in Firefox.  Here are directions:

In the address bar, type:

about:config

In the filter box that appears, type:

network.http.max-

You’ll see four settings.  The ones we want to modify are network.http.max-connections and network.http.max-connections-per-server.  Double-click these to set new values.  I did max-connections at 64 and max-connections-per-server at 16 and that made me happy with the download speed.

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