The mozilla-aurora → mozilla-beta source code migration is complete. The beta l10n repos have been copied over and are available as well (see bug 657417 for those details). Thanks to Chris AtLee for helping out with some process/Mercurial questions.
Posts from May, 2011
This is a notice that we are starting the mozilla-aurora → mozilla-beta source code merge (right on schedule). We are following the merge checklist and will be using the merge instructions in the process specifics document. The merge shouldn’t really impact … Continue reading
At today’s meeting, the primary topics were the merge as well as the mechanics and logistics to get it completed. Go/no-go decision We have no blockers moving forward with the merge to Beta. It’s a “go”. Christian is still determining … Continue reading
When we push an update containing Firefox 5 to users on the beta channel, one major concern is add-on compatibility for existing Firefox beta users. The add-ons team has a detailed plan to address the concern in our new rapid … Continue reading
Soon we will be pushing Firefox 5 from the Aurora channel to the Beta channel (see the process specifics document for the source code merge date). There is some confusion about which existing Firefox users will get an update to … Continue reading
The merge to Beta is next Tues May 17th, 2011. The go/no-go discussion will happen at Monday’s Beta meeting and be summarized for the blog. Here are the highlights from today’s Aurora meeting. Shadow repository Christian Legnitto and Dan Veditz … Continue reading
aurora.mozilla.org and beta.mozilla.org now point to the download page for Firefox Future Releases.
The schedule on the rapid release process specifics document generally focuses on merge dates. There is some confusion as to what to expect on those dates, so hopefully this post will make it clear. The main takeaway is that the … Continue reading
The highlights from today’s meeting… Next merge to Aurora – discussion items The next merge to the Aurora channel is May 24th, 2011. Sheila Mooney and Asa Dotzler had met to pre-triage a bunch of bugs that people had nominated … Continue reading
For those following along, here are the highlights from today’s Beta meeting. Schedule Official cutover to Beta is May 17th, 2011. Christian Legnitto will own communicating the timing of the merge and go to build. He will also log all … Continue reading