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Channel Meeting Details

  • Tuesdays and Thursday - 2:00pm PDT, 21:00 UTC
  • Mountain View Offices: Warp Core Conference Room
  • #planning for backchannel

Video/Teleconference Details - NEW

  • 650-903-0800 or 650-215-1282 x92 Conf# 95312 (US/INTL)
  • 1-800-707-2533 (pin 369) Conf# 95312 (US)
  • Vidyo Room: Warp Core
  • Vidyo Guest URL
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Schedule Update

  • QA signed off updates, product-details out before EOD (slight svn account issues)
  • Calendar
    • Beta 5 going to build on Tuesday (4/10), with a code freeze on Friday (4/13)


  • Jorge: absent from meeting due to holidays.
  • Old versions of the Java plugin currently blocklisted on Windows. We had a problem that caused it to be hardblock instead of a softblock for a few days, but it has been corrected.
  • No block on Mac OS for now. Apple released an updated version, but there are some problems that prevent us from moving forward. bug 741592.




Alex's list:

  • bug 737942 – Crash in gfxGDIFont::ShapeWord
    • Need to look for new angles here
  • bug 741179 – crash in nsDiskCacheBlockFile::Write
    • Startup crash, also needs more angles, should we do email outreach?
  • bug 742113 – crash DispatchHookW and 733892 – crash aswJsFlt.dll (Avast) and Ant extension
    • Do we understand why a new bug was opened for DispatchHookW?
  • bug 738640 – [10.7] crash in -[BaseWindow dealloc], caused by bug in RoboForm extension
    • Needs advice from JS team
    • Roboform only problem, can we fix it there?
  • bug 738661 – crash in nmsvc from CovenantEyes
    • QA - can we nail down the regression window please?





Full Query
ID Summary Priority Status
722538 block AMD Radeon HD 6290/6300/6310/6320 for DIRECT2D -- RESOLVED
738661 crash in nmsvc from CovenantEyes P3 RESOLVED
741179 crash in nsDiskCacheBlockFile::Write -- RESOLVED
742723 Empty bookmarks toolbar on startup due to All-in-one sidebar add-on -- RESOLVED

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

  • Q: if we go to build earlier on Tuesday, can we always get the build out Thursday?
  • A: yes, if we get two nights on Romanian testers on the builds, it would be pretty likely to hit this (good to know for b2-4)
  • Jorge: AMD block will be pushed to production on Monday.


  • 3.6 EOL
    • QA impact of updating all users (3.6.13-3.6.28)
    • Method of re-prompting with an advertised update, even if the user said "No Thanks" last time


  • 3.6:
    • Doing 3 billboards announcing EOL and automatic update to latest Fx. Billboards are now with L10n.
      • Warning of EOL
      • EOL Declared, last warning of automatic update
      • EOL Declared
    • New Home page for 3.6 Users
      • Page now hosted by Mozilla, adding a drop down warning to start 4/24.
    • WN page for 3.6.28-> 12
      • Will show rel notes to 11->12 users if unable to block showing the page.
  • Windows2k and XP SP1 Billboards
    • Two separate Billboards
    • L10n is blocker
    • SUMO working on articles.


  • PDF.js
    • bug 741517 – Default PDF Viewer Selector
    • bug 739043 – Can't fill fillable PDF forms with PDF Viewer
    • who will own making the call for when this is ready to uplift to Aurora?
    • Blockers: there are many open issues on github but if something's not in bugzilla, we can't track it - can we get a list of what should be considered a blocker and have corresponding bugzilla bugs?
  • Any security bugs we're worried about for FF12's release?


  • Alex to follow up on OS X java
  • John to file bugs for next week's EOL MU prompts


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