App Update / Win Installer status – 2010-07-18

July 18th, 2010 by rstrong

Progress: Submitted a 1.9.2 patch for review for Bug 576939 [Toolkit] – Backport app update fixes to 1.9.2 [All]. This includes fixes for several long standing bugs and adds application update ui tests for 1.9.2. Started patch to backport to 1.9.2 Bug 480178 [Toolkit] – Billboard should extend to available space and the update UI […]


App Update / Win Installer status – 2010-06-25

June 25th, 2010 by rstrong

Progress: Landed on trunk mozilla-central and comm-central for all applications Bug 367539 [Toolkit] – When upgrading an existing install use the uninstall.log to uninstall the previous version before install [Windows] and created patches for the 1.9.1 and 1.9.2 branches. To support removing files when installing on top of (e.g. a pave over install) the removed-files […]


App Update / Win Installer status – 2010-06-18

June 18th, 2010 by rstrong

I’m on holiday today (6/18) and Monday (6/21) Progress: Landed Bug 570066 [Toolkit] – Update UI dialogue box in Firefox disappeared before Firefox could be updated. [Windows 7]. Pinged dveditz about Bug 544442 [Toolkit] – ‘Add support for signed AUS update snippets [All]’… specifically waiting on his additional feedback. Discovered that Bug 552924 [Toolkit] – […]


App Update / Win Installer status – 2010-06-11

June 11th, 2010 by rstrong

Progress: Discussed Bug 544442 [Toolkit] – ‘Add support for signed AUS update snippets [All]. Almost done with the app update patch which will include a fallback for when the cert check repeatedly fails’ with dveditz and he asked me to wait for additional feedback. Waiting on review for the final patch and landed patches that […]


App Update / Win Installer status – 2010-06-05

June 5th, 2010 by rstrong

Progress: Landed on trunk – Bug 546595 [Toolkit] – Add mochitests for the incompatibleList and incompatibleCheck pages [All]. Now all app update UI pages and different page sequence scenarios are tested except for the pluginupdatesfound page. Landed on trunk – Bug 569648 [Toolkit] – First async XHR without other network activity has null securityInfo for […]


App Update status – 2010-05-21

May 22nd, 2010 by rstrong

Progress: Landed the file rename patch on trunk and submitted the patch for review to simplify the tests for Bug 566267 [Toolkit] – Simplify mochitest-chrome tests [All]. I have several new app update mochitest-chrome tests in the works and wanted to simplify the test files by putting the vast majority of the code for each […]


Status Update – week ending 4/23

April 23rd, 2010 by rstrong

Progress: Landed on trunk and mozilla-1.9.2 branch for Gecko 1.9.2.4 / Firefox 3.6.4 – Bug 539717 [Toolkit] – update is paused, can’t unpause [All]. This is the only known regression from the App Update Gecko 1.9.2 / Firefox 3.6 work and it feels great to have this fixed. It also feels great to have a […]


App update improvement for Firefox 3.6 / Gecko 1.9.2

April 20th, 2010 by rstrong

There are several changes that made it into Firefox 3.6 / Gecko 1.9.2 that have significantly lessened the number of app update bug reports filed with each update offered. The one that made the most difference is Bug 525390 [Toolkit] – 3.5.4 Upgrade failure: “entry point js_SaveRegExpStatics could not be located” [Windows] which prevents starting […]


Status Update – week ending 4/9

April 9th, 2010 by rstrong

Progress: Finished reviewing all patches for Bug 553169 [Toolkit] – Initial review of API rewrite [All] and for bugs dependent of Bug 461973 [Toolkit] – Extension manager API rewrite tracking bug [All]. A few patches still need to be resubmitted and reviewed again but the light at the end of the tunnel can be seen. […]


Status Update – App Update, etc.

April 2nd, 2010 by rstrong

Progress: Finished second round and waiting on updated patches for Bug 553169 [Toolkit] – Initial review of API rewrite [All]. Also started reviewing followup bugs that are dependent of Bug 461973 [Toolkit] – Extension manager API rewrite tracking bug [All]. Finished tests and submitted patch for review and ui-review (need me some strings ) for […]


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