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Mobile: 2015-08-12

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


Tracking Review


  • Next Build:
ID Summary Status Assigned to Last change time
1163937 Downloads are not cleared from about:downloads when “Clear on exit” is used ASSIGNED Dylan Roeh (:droeh) 2015-08-12T07:52:34Z
1164027 crash in ElfLoader::~ElfLoader() NEW Jamie Nicol [:jnicol] 2015-07-21T01:02:06Z
1180958 crash in mostly Samsung Tablets NEW Jamie Nicol [:jnicol] 2015-08-05T16:35:55Z

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


  • Next Build:
ID Summary Status Assigned to Last change time
1016555 Disable OCSP checking for certificates covered by OneCRL ASSIGNED David Keeler [:keeler] (use needinfo?) 2015-08-06T16:19:58Z
1129614 Regression: Sometimes thumbnails in the tabs drawer are not updated, they expire ASSIGNED Mark Finkle (:mfinkle) 2015-08-06T17:41:28Z
1164052 PROCESS-CRASH | autophone-s1s2 | application crashed [unknown top frame] NEW Ted Mielczarek [:ted.mielczarek] 2015-07-24T15:03:38Z
1170651 crash in js::jit::GetPropertyIC::update(JSContext*, JS::Handle<JSScript*>, unsigned int, JS::Handle<JSObject*>, JS::MutableHandle<JS::Value>) NEW Kevin Brosnan [:kbrosnan] 2015-08-06T17:42:20Z
1171337 black window during browsing NEW Randall Barker [:rbarker] 2015-07-29T16:13:22Z
1177414 Queued tabs stall on load ASSIGNED Martyn Haigh (:mhaigh) 2015-07-22T14:53:21Z
1179184 Webm video does not start to play automatically with Autoplay preference enabled NEW Randall Barker [:rbarker] 2015-07-23T23:36:05Z
1180597 Wrong display for more than two doohangers NEW Chenxia Liu [:liuche] 2015-07-17T18:48:50Z
1185444 Can’t install add-ons on Android M preview 2 (Nightly) REOPENED 2015-08-06T17:49:55Z
1185923 Android M: Nightly crashes when navigating to Air Mozilla NEW 2015-08-06T17:49:44Z

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


  • Next Build:
ID Summary Status Assigned to Last change time
886969 Fennec allows scrolling of pages with overflow:hidden on the body element NEW James Willcox (:snorp) ( 2015-08-06T17:42:00Z
1047127 Panning very stuttery on this page with overflow-x NEW 2015-06-10T18:43:44Z
1114096 Wrong tab got mirrored NEW 2015-06-17T18:30:58Z
1131084 Can not mirror tab to Chromecast device NEW Randall Barker [:rbarker] 2015-06-17T18:31:14Z
1144534 fuzzy/bad looking text depending on scroll position, or fuzziness coming and going NEW 2015-08-06T17:41:46Z
1148391 Tapping the bottom of the screen will make the reader mode toolbar bounce up and down NEW 2015-05-28T17:18:33Z
1156553 Tab queue makes captive portal use annoying ASSIGNED Martyn Haigh (:mhaigh) 2015-06-30T14:53:55Z
1168867 Size of new Gecko selection carets doesn’t take font inflation into account NEW 2015-07-31T02:27:20Z
1171860 Tapping the tab queue notification will open the link in normal browsing with “Open links in Private browsing” pref enabled NEW 2015-06-08T17:30:23Z

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

Friends of the Mobile Team

Give a shoutout/thanks to people for helping fix and test bugs. Make sure friends also get awarded a badge. New contributors are highlighted in bold.

  • Giovanny Gongora fixed bug 1188984 – Remove ‘public’ and ‘static’ keywords from nested interfaces and enums in TabPanel
  • capella fixed bug 1191161 and bug 1191872 to move annotation classes to org.mozilla.gecko.annotation pacakge.


  • Atul Aggarwal fixed bug 1189844 – Don’t show protocol for top site URLs
  • Atul Aggarwal fixed bug 1164140 – Sync should specify Firefox for iOS User-Agent
  • Atul Aggarwal fixed bug 1191929 – Crash attempting to remove suggested sites
  • dusek fixed bug 1191059 – Location bar long-press accessibility custom actions no longer available
  • dusek fixed bug 1191062 – Location text field should not be accessible element (otherwise “Clear text” button inaccessible)
  • hennes fixed bug 1168693 – Don’t enable pull-to-sync for History panel unless Sync is configured

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!


Working on


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  • Last week:
    • Addressed Video Sandboxing review comments wrt IPC
    • Investigate Android WebRTC bugs.
    • Benchmarking work
  • Next week:
    • Benchmarking work
    • SafeBrowsing work
    • Maybe some WebRTC test investigation

Randall Barker

Last Week:

  • Landed fix for bug 1190988 – Hit testing appears to return incorrect positions when –enable-android-apz is specified.
  • Up for review: bug 1188225 – Implement ChromeProcessController::HandleDoubleTap
  • Worked on review of bug 1180295 – Redo Fennec dynamic toolbar implementation

Next Week:

  • Land bug 1188225 – Implement ChromeProcessController::HandleDoubleTap
  • Finish review of bug 1180295 – Redo Fennec dynamic toolbar implementation
  • Investigate latency in event processing of C++ APZ.

Eugen Sawin

  • Wrapping up some MP3 demuxer work
  • Re-starting performance investigations
  • Reviews
Working on

Dylan Roeh

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Working on:

Brian Nicholson

  • Session restore fixes/perf improvements
    • bug 1187176 – TabManager.storeChanges does unnecessary work
    • bug 1191428 – Crash when restoring tab with no session data
    • bug 1193396 – Use JPEGs instead of PNGs for screenshots
    • bug 1193386 – Wrong tab selected after restoring the browser
    • bug 1193417 – Restored tabs don’t have a title
  • Now: bug 1191687 – Opening some links with VoiceOver shows context menu (“Open in New Tab” etc.)

Bryan Munar









  • Finishing up on keyboard shortcuts for iPad
  • Home feeds on Android



  • Wrangling tracking protection/kidfox work
  • Planning for Fx43 and beyond
  • Hiring



  • Added a RecyclerView click handler
  • Click-to-view images – need to put in for review
  • Started removing Contact API code


  • Finished pb
  • Finished sec
  • Misc. polish bugs
  • Upcoming: more misc. polish & cleaning up our resources (e.g. removing duplicate icons via scaling)




  • iOS heading towards RC. Last-minute feedback most welcome.
  • Lots of gofaster: scoping system add-ons with laura, mossop, et al, and working on OTA features with tarek.
  • Technical Architecture Group. Check your email.
  • Margaret is tracking some interesting things that I’m mentoring: logins DB, local visits, etc. Come find me.
  • Interviewing and interview prep.


Working on


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Ill Tuesday, in-and-out today (Wednesday), moving tomorrow (Thursday).

  • Landing b2gdroid
  • Moving on Sign in to Firefox Accounts on the web



  • KidFox
  • Small improvements here and there


Martyn Haigh




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What I did ~

  • Various regressions/perf issues for v1.0 iOS
  • Debugging startup crashes
  • Added write-to-disk logging
  • Finishing up blockers for v1.0-RC





  • JavaScript – GET IN THE SEA
  • iOS V1 tunnel vision.
  • Working on command line builds for iOS





Working on




  • Finalized Kinderfox 1.0 UX. \o/


  • Wrapping/ed up iOS 0.9-1.0 UI/UX reviews.
  • Starting on 1.1+ bugs
  • Top sites panel iterations
  • Reading List partnership integration mocks.


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  • working to triage and prioritize all remaining UX issues for iOS 1.0
  • starting to experiment with 1.1/2.0 UX improvements and features (PB, etc)
  • open in new tab concept:
  • private browsing concept:
  • starting to write job descriptions!
  • planning for Gemma’s visit to Toronto and Sept UX Work Week


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