WeeklyUpdates/2010-04-12

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Upcoming Events

This Week

Monday, 12 April

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Friday, 16 April

Testday on Mobile Firefox 1.1 Beta via #testday on irc.mozilla.org!

Next Week

Speakers

The limit is 3 minutes per speaker. It's like a lightning talk, but don't feel that you have to have slides in order to make a presentation.

Title Presenter Topic Media More Details
John O'Duinn RelEng in MoTo next week

Status Updates By Team

Firefox

Gecko

Branch work: Firefox 3.5.x / Firefox 3.6.x / Thunderbird 3.0.x

Thunderbird

  • Announced 2.0.0.24 as last planned release off Thunderbird 2 branch
  • 3.1b2
    • Code/string/feature freeze: very small number of days after landing of:

SeaMonkey

Mobile

IT

Release Engineering

  • Releases
    • Firefox 3.7 Alpha 4
    • Fennec 1.0.1 (Maemo)
  • Enabled unit tests for Fedora and Fedora 64 on mozilla-central
  • Mac OS X 64-bit builds and nightlies

QA

QA All
  • More details for weekly QA status can be found in the in individual status reports located here
QA Highlites
  • Desktop Firefox QA
    • Shipped Firefox 3.6.3plugin1 (Lorentz)
    • Shipped Firefox 3.7 alpha 4
    • Finalized schedule and preparation for testing and shipping Firefox 3.6.4 beta (includes OOPP) end of next week, Apr 16.
  • Browser Services QA
    • Weave 1.2 testing completed and shipped on Friday, Apr 9
    • Working on Weave 1.3 test planning
  • Mobile QA
    • Fennec 1.1 builds delayed due to landing of Fx3.6.4 code dependencies. Testing of 1.1 Fennec will commence Mon Apr 12.
  • Web QA
    • Pushed Sumo 1.5.2 on the 6th
    • Preparing for testing and ship of AMO 5.9
  • QA Services

Automation & Tools

  • Mozmill 1.4.1 targeted for Wednesday release
  • Got Talos Ts running on Windows and Linux, got preliminary numbers for the top 500 addons
  • Started looking into reviewboard bugzilla integration, following asuth's lead.
  • Established the Ted's TopFails report into a new home.
  • More detail here

Security

Marketing/PR

PR

Events

  • ROFLCon II April 30 - May  1, 2010; Boston, MA.  We have a join sponsorship with the Mozilla Foundation and will be live streaming and archiving the event with HTML5 open video.
  • Processing.js Boston - April 10-11, 2010; Boston, MA.  Putting together an event with the Processing.js team.
  • JSConf.US April 17-18, 2010; Washington, DC.  We are sponsoring this event.  We will also have Mitcho, one of our Jetpack Ambassadors conducting a Jetpack talk and putting together Jetpack hacking session in the lounge.
  • e27 echelon 2010 June 1-2, 2010; Singapore.  Gen will be participating in this event.
  • LinuxTag 2010 June 9-12, 2010; funding from Mozilla Europe is secured; Mozilla staff and community will manage a 12m2 booth at Europe's largest Linux tech fair; Tristan Nitot, Paul Rouget and Brian King all confirmed to give keynote talks; Carsten Book and WQ leading community outreach and organization
  • GUADEC 2010 - July 24-30, 2010; Netherlands.  We are sponsoring at the bronze level.  More information to come soon.
  • Open Video Conference 2010 - Looking over sponsorship opportunities.
  • BlogHer '10 - August 6-7, 2010 - Looking into sponsorship opportunities.
  • Renegade Craft Fair Chicago 2010 - September 11-12, 2010 - Looking into sponsorship opportunities.
  • Browser & Bubbles: Exploring two consumer-focused events in SF & London. Reworking plan; WQ/IS meeting with JSC/NN on 04/07 for kick-off brainstorm

Creative Team

Community Marketing

  • Spread Firefox Education Toolkit: We're looking to localize the toolkit! Please ping sarah at mozilla dot com for details on how to do this.
  • Marketing Survey: We're closing this down today and will share results at the community marketing call this week.
  • Calling all case studies and examples of awesome work! Please share your events and other marketing efforts so the team can learn from you.
  • Community Marketing Call: Next call is Wednesday April 13th at 10 a.m. PST/17:00 UTC. Please send agenda items to mary at mozilla dot com. Preliminary agenda here.

Support

Metrics

Evangelism

Labs

Developer Tools

  • Bespin "Bryce" (0.7.1) was released last Wednesday. This is the first Bespin server update since the client side "reboot".
  • Now that we've cleared that hurdle, releases will be coming along more frequently. To prove the point, Bespin 0.7.2 was released on Friday :)

Add-ons

Webdev

L10n

Introducing New Hires

  • David Chan has just joined the security engineering team. He will hopefully be breaking everything in sight, with special focus on client/server projects.

Foundation Updates

Roundtable