Why are video downloader add-ons so popular?
aklotz at mozilla.com
Tue Jun 9 17:45:55 UTC 2015
On 6/9/2015 10:04 AM, Masayuki Nakano wrote:
> FYI: One of the most popular video download add-ons, Video
> DownloadHelper, causes serious performance issue. I see some users
> who believe the performance issue is Firefox's trying to switch to
> Google Chrome.
> So, if we could include popular feature, it would be good thing for
> avoiding bad UX caused by add-on compatibility.
Furthermore, these add-ons obviously reach into content. Some of them
are e10s-aware, but many of them are not.
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