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Mobile Meeting Minutes: 2011-06-01

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



  • Wednesdays – 9:30am Pacific, 12:30pm Eastern, 16:30 UTC
  • 650-903-0800 or 650-215-1282 x92 Conf# 8605 (US/INTL)
  • 1-800-707-2533 (pin 369) Conf# 8605 (US)
  • #mobile for backchannel


  • Fennec 7 (nightly)
    • This is the active development trunk
  • Fennec 6 (aurora)
    • Some bugs will keep trickling into Fx6 over the next week, but the door is closing
    • Mostly gingerbread theme bugs
  • Fennec 5 Beta 3 (beta)
    • QA is verifying Beta 3
    • Mobile and Desktop are planning a Beta 4
    • We are tracking at least 1 mobile bug for Beta 4

Major Topics for This Week

  • Fennec 5 Beta 3



  • Work for Fx6 -> We have Features, Bugs and Testing
    • Approval for a few theme bugs will happen this week. Bug flags will be updated.
  • Work for Fx7 -> We have Features, Bugs and Testing
    • Look at larger list of Features to add a few to the release.
    • We could use a meeting to make the list more concrete (or as concrete as the list is these days)
  • Front-end is following the ABC method (Always Be Coding)
    • If you get stuck on something, have a backup project to fallback.
    • Keep patches and reviews moving forward.

UX design

  • V6
    • slight revisions/fixes on gingerbread theme – pretty much locked down now
    • have to make decision about whether to use gingerbread or froyo theme on Honeycomb, for the moment (probably gingerbread)
  • V7 and beyond!
    • finishing up, with dev
      • first-run: language selection
      • text selection handles over to dev
      • error page revisions ready to go
    • ongoing work on
      • honeycomb theme and structure
      • sync improvements
      • readability discussion scheduling
  • ongoing longer-term tablet concept work and Firefox Home design work with that team

Platform Support






Beta 5 Sign off at the end of the meeting

Aurora 6 test plan finalized

Nightly 7

  • reviewing theme work for issues

Test Suites

Test Automation

Release Engineering

Priorities page

  • bug 659042 – Fennec 5.0b3 – ready to push
  • [DONE] bug 557260 – mobile builds -> MercurialBuildFactory
    • Let us know if there’s any fallout we’ve missed.
    • [FIXED] bug 592078 – android-r7 -> android
    • [FIXED] bug 648399 – put mobile builds on firefox tinderbox page (tests moving soon)
    • [FIXED] bug 592082 – refactor mobile mozconfigs
  • tegras
    • [FIXED] bug 655046 – android tests should now trigger when using trychooser
    • [FIXED] bug 656371 – remove org.mozilla.fennec hardcodes
    • [IN STAGING] bug 660365 – org.mozilla.fennec_unofficial
    • [FIXED] bug 660182 – reset hardReset count after tegra dials back
    • [FIXED] bug 659195 – adjust installApp step to return infra error only for pre-install
  • Switch macosx mobile desktop builds to 10.6 build slaves?


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