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Firefox 3 Meeting

Meeting Details

  • Tuesdays - Firefox 3 - 11:00am Pacific, 2:00pm Eastern, 18:00 UTC
  • Mozilla Building S - <script> conference room
  • 650-903-0800 or 650-215-1282 x91 Conf# 217 (US/INTL)
  • 1-800-707-2533 (pin 369) Conf# 217 (US)
  • #granparadiso for backchannel

PRD Status Update

Work in progress

  • Visual Refresh Makeover!
  • Firebug (sdwilsh)
    • Got commit access to svn, just need to e-mail Joe getting r+ on patches.
    • Two patches to fix three issues pending approval
  • Web-based protocol/content-handling (dmose/myk/sdwilsh)
    • Early patch for new UI for protocol handling up in bug 385065 (sdwilsh)
    • plan of attack for new content handling configuration UI bug 377784 (myk)
  • Microformats
    • 384186 - Needs API review - unit tests are attached to bug
    • Should microformats be in toolkit so Thunderbird extensions can use them?
  • Storage (sdwilsh)
    • Progress made on bug 386184 - Need common framework for upgrading/downgrading sqlite DB's
      • bug 386366 - Add convenience method for getting the database schema version - has been checked in.
      • bug 386394 - Add a BackupDB method to mozIStorageConnection - has a patch pending review.
    • bug 386179 - Stop using private sqlite functions - has been half fixed. One step closer to upgrading to the newest version of sqlite (bug 385067).
  • Places (Places team)
    • 42 B1 blockers at this point. This will grow as the UI changes get moved into bugs.
    • Met with Alex Faaborg last week to break down UI mockups into tasks, will wikify and bugify that asap.
  • Download Manager (sdwilsh)
    • Awaiting Beltzner's UI spec to start UI overhaul
    • bug 385871 - Download Manager needs to have schema checking - has patch pending review. This is needed for the SoC project for cross-session resumable downloads.
  • Password Manager (dolske)
  • Addons Manager (Rob Strong, Mossop, mwu)
    • Plugins (mwu)
      • Backend for plugin listing/enabling/disabling done, should land soon. bug 382367
      • Backend for plugin blocklisting in progress. bug 330511
      • Frontend has patch. Need to figure out how blocklisting will work out before finishing the patch. bug 339056
  • Malware (johnath, campd)
  • site-specific prefs
    • investigating performance regression bug 385224 (myk)


  • Proposed Schedule
  • Current BMO report for B1 blockers
  • Firefox 3 bug triage - noms & blockers review (weekly - Mondays @ 11:00 PST, Thu 1:00 PDT - Dial-in @ (see above), then use conf 249#)

QA Status/Topics

Localization Topics

Round table

  • Don't forget to add changes that may impact documentation to the Firefox 3 for developers page.
  • reminder to use #granparadiso on IRC for discussion of milestone-releated deliverables, features, QA testing, etc; it's to be the defacto location for chatter regarding Gran Paradiso releases

Gecko 1.9 Meeting

Meeting Details

  • No Gecko team meeting this week due to July 4th (US Independence Day) holiday.