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Mobile: 2015-04-29

Filed under: Posts — Tags: — Jesper Kristensen @ 11:00 pm

Tracking Review


  • Next Build:
ID Summary Status Assigned to Last change time
1051556 crash in java.lang.IllegalArgumentException: invalid selection notification range at org.mozilla.gecko.GeckoEditable.onSelectionChange( ASSIGNED Eugen Sawin [:esawin] (esawin) 2015-04-15T16:09:34Z
1129074 Content view sometimes blank on load until restart NEW Eugen Sawin [:esawin] (esawin) 2015-04-01T16:41:41Z
1148391 Tapping the bottom of the screen will make the reader mode toolbar bounce up and down NEW :Margaret Leibovic (margaret.leibovic) 2015-04-22T16:35:22Z
1155597 Quick share icons are too big in quick share context menu (Gingerbread) NEW Michael Comella (:mcomella) (michael.l.comella) 2015-04-29T16:51:23Z

4 Total;
4 Open (100%);
0 Resolved (0%);
0 Verified (0%);


  • Next Build:
ID Summary Status Assigned to Last change time
776030 Allow Fennec to use the AsyncPanZoomController NEW Danilo Cesar Lemes de Paula ( 2015-04-28T19:45:15Z
1010068 Disable OCSP for DV certificates in Firefox for Android NEW Brad Lassey [:blassey] (use needinfo?) (blassey.bugs) 2015-04-17T21:48:34Z
1016555 Disable OCSP checking for certificates covered by OneCRL ASSIGNED David Keeler [:keeler] (use needinfo?) (dkeeler) 2015-04-09T17:17:52Z
1047127 Panning very stuttery on this page with overflow-x NEW Danilo Cesar Lemes de Paula ( 2015-04-01T16:44:34Z
1084456 Enable MSE for MP4 on Jelly Bean+ NEW James Willcox (:snorp) ( (snorp) 2015-04-29T17:38:35Z
1093815 Use AndroidPlatformDecoder for standalone MP3 on Android ASSIGNED Eugen Sawin [:esawin] (esawin) 2015-04-29T06:15:58Z
1129614 Regression: Sometimes thumbnails in the tabs drawer are not updated, they expire ASSIGNED Martyn Haigh (:mhaigh) (mhaigh) 2015-04-29T16:50:32Z
1132508 Last tab is cut off in tab tray after rotation REOPENED Martyn Haigh (:mhaigh) (mhaigh) 2015-04-29T16:50:47Z
1139232 Door hanger shows up in the tab over view REOPENED Allison Naaktgeboren please NEEDINFO? :ally (ally) 2015-04-29T21:28:22Z
1150284 [Browser] Unable to zoom in/out on Google Maps NEW Kartikaya Gupta ( (bugmail.mozilla) 2015-04-29T17:30:42Z

10 Total;
10 Open (100%);
0 Resolved (0%);
0 Verified (0%);

Friends of the Mobile Team

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  • Jeff Lu fixed bug 1076692 – Tapping on URL bar does not dismiss the tabs tray
  • Capella is making progress on using gecko text selection carets – bug 988143
  • (iOS) dusek
    • bug 1158509 – Reading List item does not announce if it is read/unread with accessibility
    • bug 1158508 – Reading List cell actions not invokable with VoiceOver
    • bug 1158507 – Location label in url bar does not provide the webpage address for accessibility (says just “URL”)
    • bug 1151504 – Location view not visited by Switch Control

Stand ups

Suggested format:

  • What did you do last week?
  • What are working on this week?
  • Anything blocking you?

Please keep your update to under 2 minutes!

James W. (snorp)

  • Helped¬†:padenot with NEON issues
  • Investigated OpenH264 issues related to 1.4 update
    • Working on fixing bug 1141693, which prevents GMP (and OpenH264) from working on Android 5.0+
  • More messing with paint suppression
  • Tried to follow along with APZ work
    • We eliminated the second nsWindow, which has simplified the event dispatching and aligns us closer to other platforms.
  • bug 1153803 – Autophone Test failure test_can_play_type_mpeg.html | audio/mpeg= – got maybe, expected
  • bug 1159262 – Crash with on stack Android 4.3/4.4 s1s2/webappstartup


won’t be at meeting

  • Investigated startup perf / page load perf
  • Working on a trace profile of Gecko during startup and page load
Working on


<Read Only>

  • Last week:
    • bug 1106958 [WebRTC] Use for decoding in WebRTC stack
    • bug 1104616 Sandboxing support for Video camera access
  • Next week:
    • More sandboxing/MediaManager

Eugen Sawin

  • MP3 demuxer (bug 1093815, bug 1153731)
    • Current status: playback OK, seeking unstable
    • Improved seeking support
    • Next: land first iteration on Nightly, improve seeking
  • Found issue with pref loading for values containing external URLs (bug 1158131), testing fix options on Try
  • Still working on fix for the blank content view on load issue (bug 1129074)

Brian Nicholson

  • bug 1157394 – Fix TabTrayController memory leaks
  • bug 1148666 – Reload table after rotating search view
  • bug 1145402 – Reload the WebView upon selection if the URL is nil
  • bug 1157922 – Hi-res search engine icons for iOS
  • Writing more UI tests
  • Next: Localized search engines


  • bug 1130522 – [META] IOS-30 – Security/Privacy – Clear private data
    • bug 1157843 – TabManager memory leak. Working on it…
    • bug 1157831 – Crash: NSInternalInconsistencyException – attempt to delete item 1 from section 0 which only contains 1 items before the update
    • Some localization fixes
  • bug 1145399 – Untitled bookmarks appear blank.
  • bug 1153330 – Move tabs/sessions to profile. Not doing what this bug describes, but local tab storage is happening.
  • bug 1159319 – Use constraints for snackbar animations. Landing.


  • bug 1147071 – Use encrypted database storage for passwords. Working on it.
  • bug 1159380 – Show errors when we can’t download



  • Last of the doorhanger bugs for 40
  • Adding a fallback for selecting non-autofilled login
  • So many reviews








  • Search engine bar
  • Misc. regressions from features I’ve worked on. D: Damn you, fragmentation!




  • Partner distro stuff etc.
  • iOS Sync: tabs down, commands, down, now working on history.
  • Interviews and PTO.


Working on


Projects for this cycle:

  • Implement Firefox Accounts for iOS: bug iosfxa
  • Landed Adjust SDK: bug 1143888
  • Contributor mentoring:
    • Working with vivek on bug 1142171: split-pane for Bookmarks and History (Android)
    • Working with sachin on bug 1151353: relative time strings for Remote Tabs panel (iOS)
    • Working with R4md4c on bug 775104: exporting Bookmarks to JSON for import on Desktop (Android)



Martyn Haigh

It’s my birthday (tomorrow) – WOOHOO!!

  • Investigating SVG support – follow up to file




Working on iOS. Highlights: TestFlight. Error Pages. WKWebView’s Reading List. Reading View Toolbar Scrolling.


  • doorhanger aurora bug(s)
    • opinions on message passing on android? Talk my ear off
  • assorted ui polish bugs & reviews
  • (intensive) Password user interviews this week
    • how do people think/manage/use passwords on the web & elsewhere
  • Monthly firefox Data Stewards meeting upcoming
    • questions, concerns, things you need, let me know by the end of the week



Working on



Working on


  • Past
    • Meetings/workshops last two days
    • bug 1137483: Add “quick search” bar
    • bug 1112185: Tabs queue V1 (filed V2 meta)
    • bug 1107590: Site ID doorhanger
    • Polish week w/ Mhaigh + Mcomella
  • Upcoming
    • Partners stuff
    • Search
    • bug 1141904: Spec out full doorhangers UI
    • bug 1153389: Private browsing V1 clean up
    • bug 1145434: Tab sending/receiving notifications
    • Help out with iOS Visual design


  • Error template –
  • Interstitials (loading animations)
  • Revisiting bug 1147453 Need an indication saying an article has been added to my list when I long-press the Reader View icon in the URL bar
  • Revisiting iPad




Feature Focus

Have to drop a few early. For your reading pleasure…

  • This was a funnel review week. 41 & 42 stories are fairly fleshed out and can be seen in Aha!
  • Also note that 40 is basically empty in terms of new features in Trello. Majority of the work done for the 40 cycle was uplifted!
  • Android Roadmap in Aha!
  • New Android Trello Board


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  • Dial-in: conference# 99998
    • US/Toll-free: +1 800 707 2533, (pin 369) Conf# 99998
    • US/California/Mountain View: +1 650 903 0800, x92 Conf# 99998
    • US/California/San Francisco: +1 415 762 5700, x92 Conf# 99998
    • US/Oregon/Portland: +1 971 544 8000, x92 Conf# 99998
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    • CA/Ontario/Toronto: +1 416 848 3114, x92 Conf# 99998
    • UK/London: +44 (0)207 855 3000, x92 Conf# 99998
    • FR/Paris: +33 1 44 79 34 80, x92 Conf# 99998
  • #mobile for backchannel
  • Mobile Vidyo Room

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