I know jslinux.org for years, but was surprised by really different bootup times on same laptop.
So I tested all big5 browsers, under Linux and Windows 7.
To my surprise Opera under Linux was fastest (sorry, I do not have a "real" Windows).
|http://jslinux.org, measured on Thinkpad W520 [Intel Quad Core i7-2720QM (2.20GHz)]|
|Browser||Linux||Booted in … s||
(Linux KVM image)
|Booted in … s|
|Firefox||31.2.0 ESR||26.031||31.2.0 ESR||9.287|
Here is Opera bootup, followed by hello world "C shell script" execution by "tcc -run" (gcc is available as well, as well as my "vi" editor):
Above was for "tcc -run" as a "C shell script", just running is easier: