Platform/2008-12-02

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Details

  • Tuesday - 11:00am Pacific, 2:00pm Eastern, 19:00 UTC
  • Mozilla Building S - <script> 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 #shiretoko for backchannel

Notices / Schedule

Tree Logistics

  • mozilla-central (trunk) is now being used for Gecko 1.9.2
  • releases/mozilla-1.9.1 (firefox 3.1 branch) is being used for Gecko 1.9.1
  • patches should land on mozilla-central first, then mozilla-1.9.1
  • bugs should be marked FIXED when landed on mozilla-central, add fixed-1.9.1 keyword when landed on mozilla-1.9.1
  • see tree rules wiki page and this devnews post for more details

Triage, Triage, Triage

  • as discussed last week, all component leads should be re-triaging their lists of blockers for this Thursday
    • P1 = blocks Firefox 3.1 Beta 3 (needs beta exposure)
    • P2 = blocks Firefox 3.1 RC1 (mustfix before final)
    • P3-5 = pre-approved for landing / can fix in security-stability release
  • do we need to set times for this?

Beta 2

  • one respin was required to rename it to Beta 2
  • QA is running ahead of schedule
  • new features to call attention to in web content:
    • web worker threads
    • private browsing
    • tracemonkey on by default
    • downloadable fonts

Blocker Report 2008-12-02-blocker-report.png

  • tree re-opening caused a drop in blockers
  • the conversion rate from nominations-to-blockers indicates that our actual blocker number is probably around 300 or so
  • need to complete the re-triage by Thursday

Firefox 3.1 Update

  • front end performance meeting taking place right after this one, we'll use the same dial in, pizza available!
  • Places
    • 18 blockers, 7 P1. Most of the P1s have patches in varying stages from WIP to in-review.
  • Firefox is currently 10% shiny

GFX 1.9.1 Update

Layout 1.9.1 Update

  • Layout blocking1.9.1+
  • Layout wanted1.9.1+
  • Blocker counts
    • Video/Audio 19 (5 needs-landing), SVG 10 (1 needs-landing), rest of layout 39 (6 needs-landing)
    • Need to retriage lists to identify "real" blockers

Content 1.9.1 Update

  • Content 1.9.1 Bugs
  • Nothing exciting to report
  • People working on remaining blockers
  • Most pending fixes already in the tree

JS 1.9.1

Mobile 1.9.1 Update

General 1.9.1 Updates

Security

Security Reviews

Still outstanding / to be scheduled

  • Javascript Tracing
  • Private Browsing
  • Clear Private Data
  • view-source (email sent?)
  • HTML5 drag-and-drop
  • native JSON
  • Windows TSF integration
  • elliptical border-radius
  • blocklist enhancements

Booked but not yet completed

  • about:sessionrestore

Roundtable

  • mozilla-1.9.1 project branch
    • all build/unittest/talos systems up last week;
      • l10n was enabled this morning after downtime/migration
    • nightly users were updated to mozilla-1.9.1
    • to be clear on terminology, project branch != release branch :-)
  • changeover of l10n on mozilla-central in week or so.