Mobile/Notes/02-Sep-2009

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Details

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  • 1-800-707-2533 (pin 369) Conf# 8605 (US)
  • irc.mozilla.org #mobile for backchannel

Application

General Front-end

  • Landing the nsPromptService changes (bug 489423) (and related patches)
  • Working to land new Add-on options scheme (bug 512882) (and blog about it)
  • Editing site prefs patch could land soon (bug 456077)
  • In the middle of some "inverse theme" patches (bug 513858)
  • Landing several blocking patches and working on more

UX design

a few more to come...

Platform Support

Maemo

Windows Mobile

  • 21 bugs blocking final release http://bit.ly/blocking-wm
  • 2 bug blocking alpha 3 http://bit.ly/blocking-wma3
    • bug 514007 - titlebar pops over window when switching orientation on HTC touch pro
      • this bug prevents the user from using the url bar or closing the app
      • brad and doug actively working on this
      • we have a patch that fixes the titlebar problem but causes a hidden window to come to the foreground
    • bug 512472 - Fennec lays pages out too wide, resulting in very small text
      • text is near impossible to read on some sites (example m.cnn.com stories)
      • stuart is looking at the old viewport meta tag patch
  • A3 Blocking list was down to 0 on Friday, testing of RC1 found some good ones
    • big thanks to QA, particularly jmaher and aakashd

General Back-end

Geolocation support

Video

  • Code being reviewed

Key areas remaining:

  • Performance
  • Seeking
  • Decoding

Camera

Plugins

Performance

Networking

Graphics

Startup

Layout

Content

Builds

  • n810 status
    • stable, room for improvement but able to work on other things
    • unittest breakage, talos crashes
      • tracemonkey breakage

QA

  • continue testing winmo a3
  • updated [QMO]
  • verified a lot of bugs over the last week
  • getting logcompare online with tinderbox data. When will we see unittests on fennec linux desktop?
  • QA Release Test Guidelines from here on out... here's the snippet:
    • E-mail to Drivers pre/post-Release Cycle and pre/post-Respin
      • Includes:
        • Build location link
        • Blocker Bugs added to the newest release build
        • Release cycle schedule
    • List of Disabled Features for the Release
      • Session Store
      • Private Browsing
      • Safebrowsing
      • RSS
    • Dev Contact available on-hand

Other

  • When's the "freeze" date for any new features that are going to be implemented for 1.0?
    • enable form manager, certificates manager, etc