Auto-tools/Automation Development/Meetings/131111

From MozillaWiki
Jump to: navigation, search

previous meeting | Meetings | next meeting »

Dial in

 # When:     Every Monday at 8:45am PDT/PST
 # Vidyo:
 # Phone:    650-903-0800 or 650-215-1282 x92 Conf# 9654 (US/INTL)
 #           1-800-707-2533 (pin 369) Conf# 9654 (US)
 # IRC:      irc://
 # IRC logs:


  • Attendees:
    • TBD
  • Chair: TBD
  • Notes: TBD

Last Weeks Action Items

  • [CARRY OVER] [Dave] To look into the audio/video recording issue, maybe talk to Marc about it
  • [DONE] [Cosmin] write a proposal to the automation list with a plan for splitting the needed work into smaller tasks. Write them up in a wiki page. So we can get feedback
  • [NEW] [Cosmin] - Find a better name for the mciconf application
  • [DONE] [Henrik] - Increase memory to 8GB for Jenkins



  • TBD

Goals Overview

Project Updates

Mozmill (Henrik)

  • We released mozmill-automation, but haven't pushed it to production yet. The 2.0 branch also needs the test refactor changes; Andrei is working on it.
  • Landed already 8 fixes for the mozbase Add-on manager (see; more to come this week
  • No fixed ETA for 2.0.1 yet

Eideticker CI (Dave)

  • Goals progress:
  • Raised bug 935535 to move Eideticker CI to London office
  • Silent failures are occurring. Requires investigation, fixes for the failures, and prevention from these being silent.

Games Benchmarking (Rob, Joel, BC)

  • Goals progress:
  • TBD

Softvision Updates

Desktop Automation

  • Goals progress:
  • TBD
  • Resolved Fixed:
      • bug 931715 - Test failure "The add-on has been correctly installed - got 'false'"
  • Working on:
    • Andreea
    • Andrei
      • Update automation script to handle new application-based folder structure and add support for metro testruns (#89)
      • Source binary and / or mozmill-tests repository are removed when invalid testrun / folder bug
    • Cosmin
      • bug 915164 - Create a web app for generating on-demand update test config files for mozmill-ci
      • bug 799149 - Add mozmill test to ensure that there are no conflicts in context menu access keys.
      • bug 599290 - Update SoftwareUpdateAPI to support complete relocation to the about dialog
      • bug 732353 - Disable all Discovery Pane tests due to unpredictable web dependencies
    • Mario
      • bug 851502 - Create an Endurance test to measure html5 video memory use
      • bug 929933 - Create a new HTML5 page with an audio/video file and player controls
      • bug 924077 - Write mozmill metro test for opening and closing tabs [Metro]
      • bug 924074 - Write mozmill metro test for stop navigation and reload a page [Metro]

Mobile (Robocop)

  • Goals progress: TBD
  • Progress on Robocop Automation
  • Robocop bugs Backlog
  • Bugs with work in progress:
    • bug 820859 - Robocop: Add test for 'Clear Private Data'
    • bug 830834 - Robocop: Add test for 'Show Search Suggestions' feature
    • bug 836341 - Robocop: Add test for "Clear download history"
    • bug 926394 - [Robocop] Create a new test for Top Sites
  • Bugs with patches awaiting review:
    • Robocop: Add test for 'Clear Site settings', 'Clear Saved passwords' and 'Clear history' options
  • Bugs awaiting integration:
    • bug 934477 - Robocop: Add test to extend the context menu options for a HTML5 video
  • Bugs recently integrated:
    • bug 899187 - [fig] Create new testBookmarksPage test to replace original
    • bug 927578 - Intermittent testReaderMode | GeckoEventExpecter - blockForEvent timeout: Reader:Added
    • bug 927394 - Intermittent TEST-UNEXPECTED-FAIL | testReaderMode | Waiting for the share menu - The share menu is present
  • Issues
    • Paul Feher is in the process of gaining access on Try-Server.
  • Highlights

Personal Status

For the personal status please check the weekly status updates:

Meeting Notes

The meeting notes for this meeting can be read in the following etherpad:

Action items

  • [NEW] [Team] Make sure to read Cosmin's proposal and try to give some feedback
  • [NEW] [Henrik] Follow with QA to get the production ice upgraded for memory investigation
  • [NEW] [Andrei] Check Mozmill Automation how Mercurial returns the exit code for all platforms in case 'hg pull' fails (see github mozmill-ci issue under blockers)
  • [NEW] [Otilia] Come back as early as possible with the timeframe for the 2 weeks of SV only leading the automation efforts for QA
  • [NEW] [Andrei] Check connection of Metro tests with Moztrap, find the tests we are working on, and make a link if there is any.
  • [NEW] [Andrei/Cosmin] Check to make a Jenkins instance working locally. I'm thinking to use one box as a Jenkins master full-time
  • [NEW] [Andrei] Check mozmill-dashboard update for metrotests
  • [NEW] [Rob] Update for AWSY (areweslimyet) for meeting template