Why did you download the beta? Surely you want to run 'release' software?
I doubt firefox 9 is much different to FF8 to be honest. Still take a age to start up and add ons I like to use once again fail.
No wonder more and more people are going to chrome.
Mozilla you have certainly lost the plot.
Desktop machine now powered by windows 7 pro 64bit , laptop by ubuntu
On ADSL24 using C&W network.