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alan-andrade /
Created Sep 7, 2018 — forked from 0XDE57/
Firefox about:config privacy settings


about:config settings to harden the Firefox browser. Privacy and performance enhancements.
To change these settings type 'about:config' in the url bar. Then search the setting you would like to change and modify the value. Some settings may break certain websites from functioning and rendering normally. Some settings may also make firefox unstable.

I am not liable for any damages/loss of data.

Not all these changes are necessary and will be dependent upon your usage and hardware. Do some research on settings if you don't understand what they do. These settings are best combined with your standard privacy extensions (HTTPS Everywhere, NoScript/Request Policy, uBlock origin, agent spoofing, Privacy Badger etc), and all plugins set to "Ask To Activate".

alan-andrade / Ohhh noes.txt
Created Oct 12, 2017 — forked from unixcharles/Ohhh noes.txt
OSX libxml2 error fix
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Look like brew libxml2 and the one bundled with osx are fighting
/Users/unixcharles/.rvm/gems/ruby-1.8.7-p352/gems/libxml-ruby-1.1.4/lib/libxml_ruby.bundle: dlsym(0x7ffb44ee7880, Init_libxml_ruby): symbol not found - /Users/unixcharles/.rvm/gems/ruby-1.8.7-p352/gems/libxml-ruby-1.1.4/lib/libxml_ruby.bundle (LoadError)
from /Users/unixcharles/.rvm/gems/ruby-1.8.7-p352/gems/libxml-ruby-1.1.4/lib/libxml.rb:9
from /Users/unixcharles/.rvm/gems/ruby-1.8.7-p352/gems/bundler-1.0.15/lib/bundler/runtime.rb:68:in `require'
from /Users/unixcharles/.rvm/gems/ruby-1.8.7-p352/gems/bundler-1.0.15/lib/bundler/runtime.rb:68:in `require'
from /Users/unixcharles/.rvm/gems/ruby-1.8.7-p352/gems/bundler-1.0.15/lib/bundler/runtime.rb:66:in `each'
from /Users/unixcharles/.rvm/gems/ruby-1.8.7-p352/gems/bundler-1.0.15/lib/bundler/runtime.rb:66:in `require'
from /Users/unixcharles/.rvm/gems/ruby-1.8.7-p352/gems/bundler-1.0.15/lib/bundler/runtime.rb:55:in `each'
from /Users/unixcharles/.rvm/gems/ruby-1.8.7-p352/gems/bundler-1.0.1
alan-andrade / latency.txt
Created Oct 26, 2015 — forked from jboner/latency.txt
Latency Numbers Every Programmer Should Know
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Latency Comparison Numbers
L1 cache reference 0.5 ns
Branch mispredict 5 ns
L2 cache reference 7 ns 14x L1 cache
Mutex lock/unlock 25 ns
Main memory reference 100 ns 20x L2 cache, 200x L1 cache
Compress 1K bytes with Zippy 3,000 ns
Send 1K bytes over 1 Gbps network 10,000 ns 0.01 ms
Read 4K randomly from SSD* 150,000 ns 0.15 ms