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Per-window Private Browsing
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Feature additional members Asa Dotzler, Ehsan Akhgari  +
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Feature feature manager Josh Matthews  +
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Feature health OK  +
Feature implementation notes Implementation is under way by volunteers Implementation is under way by volunteers and paid contributors working in their spare time. Some patches have landed on mozilla-central. The metabug for this work is https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=pbngen with individual bugs filed for existing consumers of the global service. Please see this bug to get a sense of the remaining items.bug to get a sense of the remaining items.
Feature implementation plan https://wiki.mozilla.org/Per-window_Privathttps://wiki.mozilla.org/Per-window_Private_Browsing has a discussion of various consumers of the existing service and the ways they will be modified. Unresolved design issues: * API design for consumers that don't have access to a channel or docshell - duplicate relevant Add/RemoveFoo APIs with Add/RemovePrivateFoo? Something else? Resolved design issues: * Open a new private mode window from command line: <code>-private-window</code> Can't we use a temporary profile in a separate Firefox instance instead? * It's assumed that we want things like extensions, history, bookmarks, etc. from the user's profile to continue to exist in the private window. A separate profile won't provide these, so this is not a feasible quick and dirty solution.s not a feasible quick and dirty solution.
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Feature lead engineer Josh Matthews  +
Feature list Desktop  +
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Feature name Per-window Private Browsing  +
Feature non-goals We do not want to expose per-tab UI for enabling/disabling private browsing.
Feature open issues and risks The proposed design will break every addon that uses the existing privite browsing implementation in any way (even just attempting to play nicely with entering/existing).
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Feature overview We want to move away from a global flag moWe want to move away from a global flag model of PB being enabled to a per-window model more in line with other browsers. The implementation should support per-tab private browsing as an implementation detail, but that functionality will not be exposed by default.ctionality will not be exposed by default.
Feature priority P2  +
Feature privacy lead `  +
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Feature product manager Sid Stamm  +
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Feature qa lead Ioana Budnar  +
Feature qa notes [https://wiki.mozilla.org/Per-window_Private_Browsing/TestPlan Test Plan]
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Feature qa status Signed off  +
Feature rank 999  +
Feature requirements `
Feature roadmap Privacy  +
Feature secondary roadmap Firefox Desktop  +
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Feature security lead Dan Veditz  +
Feature security notes https://wiki.mozilla.org/Security/Reviews/PerWindowPrivateBrowsing
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Feature security status sec-review-complete  +
Feature stage Landed  +
Feature status Complete  +
Feature status note Landed in Firefox 20
Feature theme Contextual Identity  +
Feature users and use cases Users should be able to open up a new private browsing window without interacting with their existing browsing session in any way (especially through leakage of data from one context to the other).
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Feature version Firefox 20  +
Categories Feature Page  +
Modification dateThis property is a special property in this wiki. 1 August 2013 20:35:58  +
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