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Mobile Meeting Minutes: 2011-07-20

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



  • Wednesdays – 9:30am Pacific, 12:30pm Eastern, 16:30 UTC
  • Dial-in: conference# 8605
    • US/International: +1 650 903 0800 x92 Conf# 8605
    • US toll free: +1 800 707 2533 (pin 369) Conf# 8605
    • Canada: +1 416 848 3114 x92 Conf# 8605
  • #mobile for backchannel


  • Fennec 8 (nightly)
    • This is the active development trunk
  • Fennec 7 (aurora)
    • Need to move only required fixes from trunk (as those fixes are made)
    • Fixed on Aurora this week:
      • bug 668633 – Elements with scrollable overflow are cut off
      • bug 672543 – Don’t set accessibility.browsewithcaret when selecting text
      • bug 659468 – Feedback add-on compatibility manually bumped
  • Fennec 6 (beta)
    • Live in the Android Market
    • Fixed on Beta this week:
      • bug 659412 – Remove warning dialog for Android devices with low MemTotal
      • bug 668950 – Disable websockets on mobile

Next merge date is 2011-08-16

Major Topics for This Week



  • Work for Fx8
    • Tablet UI
      • Need to check with UX on design status
    • Selecting text in web content followup bugs
      • Landed some fixes
      • What are the priority fixes needed for Fx7?
    • Language picker support for locales on AMO
      • Process of getting XPIs to AMO
      • Deal with nightly breakage
    • Basic webapp support – landed
      • Need to “appify” the tab?
      • Need to support manifest approach bug 609043
    • Master Password
      • Address review comments
      • File some follow up bugs
    • Mobile friendly error pages
      • Landed
  • Let’s make sure we are working on other bugs and minor features too
  • MFinkle needs to spin through the buglist and make sure bugs have owners

UX design

Platform Support


  • NDKr5
  • testing
    • there are make file targets for reftests and mochitests
    • if you have any issues running tests, file a bug
    • should be as simple as:
 MOZ_HOST_BIN="../objdir-x86/dist/bin/" make reftest-remote


 MOZ_HOST_BIN="../objdir-x86/dist/bin/" make mochitest-remote


  • Moving from Tier 1 -> Tier 3 post FF7. Discuss.




Remote today wiki only

Test Suites

Test Automation

  • make reftest-remote and make mochitest-remote are landed and working
    • please take a moment to try this out so we can ensure it works for more than a couple folks.
  • removed dependency on sharedID for sutagent in mozilla-central.

Release Engineering

Priorities page

  • dual desktop/mobile release: shipped.
  • bug 669189 – Still waiting for word from Google re: Android Market
  • ndk5 package rolled out to build slaves, testing on try


  • Lucas Rocha joins Front-end
  • Safe Browsing Update (Gian Carlo)
    • dcamp working to remove sqlite db
    • moving torward prefix tree
    • 2mb in memory
    • Concern about startup speed
  • OpenGL Update (chris lord)
  • MemShrink Update (Alon Zakai)

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