Firefox/Gecko Delivery Meeting Details
- Wednesdays - 11:00am Pacific, 2:00pm Eastern, 18:00 UTC
- Mountain View Offices: Warp Core Conference Room
- Toronto Offices: Fin du Monde Conference Room
- 650-903-0800 or 650-215-1282 x92 Conf# 8605 (US/INTL)
- 1-800-707-2533 (pin 369) Conf# 8605 (US)
- irc.mozilla.org #planning for backchannel
- (the developer meeting takes place on Tuesdays)
- actions from last week:
- schedule and progress on upcoming releases
- review highlights and notices
- respond to questions and concerns
Schedule & Progress on Upcoming Releases
- Firefox 3.6.10 and 3.5.13 are in QA, planned to go out today
- Fixing bug 594699 (small as far as numbers/percentage, but because it is a startup crash it's high impact) and bug 590978 (fix potential breakage with PP 1.6 and make sure we don't strand users on old FF versions, 3.6.x only)
- shipped Sept 14th! (release notes)
- Quick turn release to fix a small number of high-pain
bugs, shouldn't impact schedule for what is now beta 7
- Still feature freeze
- Still string freeze
- 63 blockers left, which makes for schedule pain.
- Really need help finding graphics bugs in particular
- Pushing live on Thursday night/Friday morning
- Mobile Firefox Beta Feedback is ready
We're on dedicated hardware now thanks to justdave and oremj!
- froze Tuesday, September 14, 11:59pm PT 9 (last night)
- [DONE] Window, Page Mods APIs, E10S-compatibility fixes for Page Mods, Page Worker; architectural and general API changes
- [MISSED] additional APIs and E10S-compatibility fixes
- we need at least one additional cycle for beta
- release delayed by stubborn blocker (bug 594211); still working on it
- earliest possible release date Friday, September 17
- after 1.0a5, AMO team will take on additional FlightDeck development
Highlights / Notices
Notes or issues that don't correspond to a particular release you'd like people to know about.
- Latest beta Feedback (b5)
- Love the new tab functions--Panorama is hugely popular
- Feels faster
- Love the new UI and minimalistic design
- Orkut UA issue fixed!
- close/maximize/minimize button issue fixed!
- HTTPS doesn't work over Proxy bug 592197 FIXED
- Mac Artifacts Issue bug 592453 FIXED fixed in b6
- Loss of Home page (TP) bug 594178
- Hotmail:bug 581502 (to be fixed by Hotmail team)
- Personas extension manager affecting 3.6.x and Beta bug 590608 (Blocklisted)
- Groups of Tabs don't save bug 589665
- YouTube Rendering issue (Is there a better bug?)bug 583906
- when to expect the new Linux theme?
- Common Add-On Compatibility Requests
Questions and Concerns
Please add any questions or concerns you would like discussed at today's meeting.