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Current Status - 2015-05-11

Done:

Bug 1154302 - Task Continuity Version 2 — Define and Design the Send/Push/Share Experience http://invis.io/D22GBYPGX

• Reader View Updates

• Prep work for content services work sprint

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alessio.placitelli@gmail.com 3 days ago

Done:

  • bug 1164822 - OS.File.remove does not honor the ignoreAbsent option (r+, landing)
  • bug 1164007 - test_TelemetryTimestamps.js is going to permafail on Windows when Gecko 39 merges to Beta (depends on bug 1164822 for the m-c version, r+, waiting for the dependency to land)
  • bug 1120380 - Update retention logic for Telemetry pings (r+)
  • bug 1138503 - FHR data migration: org.mozilla.searches.* (need to work again on the tests due to landing of bug 1162569)

Next:

  • bug 1162538 - Telemetry redesign: Implement ping storage quota
  • bug 1165341 - No "engine-default" is notified when removing a default engine (would help with bug 1138503, so I'm considering it)

mjaritz@mozilla.com 3 days ago

Done:

  • task continuity - recover (with service integration)
  • prepare for Service Integration Workweek

Next:

  • service integration workweek (Toronto)

adw@mozilla.com 4 days ago

Done:

  • working on: Bug 1163231 - Test failures on Aurora due to Pocket button causing toolbar overflow
  • working on: Bug 959594 - Retrieving the results from the default search provider
  • reviewed: Bug 1158208 - Enforce that tiles HTTP requests don't have cookies
  • reviewed: Bug 1164407 - Pocket not enabled on ja builds under Mac OS X
  • reviewed: Bug 1139496 - Allow server provided explanation / ad group name to be displayed on Suggested Tiles
  • reviewed: Bug 1160369 - Allow for sponsored suggested tiles
  • reviewed: Bug 1157810 - Enforce that tile images are loaded from mozilla.net
  • helped Max with more content services newtab stuff
  • got my intern started

mverdi@mozilla.com 4 days ago

Done:

  • Another round of work on the in-product communication channel
  • Launched user test of desktop > mobile Firefox download (thanks Gemma!)
  • Growth experiments to promote mobile downloads in a mobile context.

Next:

  • Another round of work on the in-product communication channel
  • Review desktop > mobile Firefox download test and figure out next steps
  • Growth experiments to promote mobile downloads in a mobile context.

Coordination:

  • Taking Thursday & Friday off

jgruen@mozilla.com 4 days ago

Done:

firefox search (mostly metrics coordination) fxa emails fxa settings refresh underway

Next:

more firefox search fxa settings refresh

bbell@mozilla.com 4 days ago

Done:

finished program review presentation.

Next:

Continuing dev of Firefox search.

wselman@mozilla.com 4 days ago

Done:

  • Task Continuity Asia: Finish organizing field data
  • Task Continuity Asia: Begin analysis
  • Passwords: Review of current work, help with some fieldwork follow-ups
  • Multiple Account Management: Help with user testing

Next:

  • Task Continuity Asia: Continuing analysis
  • Hello: Help with review of possible test implementation ideas
  • Search: Follow up on phase 1 and phase 2 with Kev
  • Partners: Review of previous user research on mental models of add-ons and app.

gpetrie@mozilla.com 4 days ago

Done:

  • Task Continuity: Typed interview notes, organizing photos
  • iOS: Wrote user research plan, wrote recruitment survey, recruited 6 participants, wrote diary study prompts
  • User Testing: Reviewed user tests for Michael Verdi

Next:

  • Task Continuity: Coding videos, analysis activities
  • Android First Run: Continue viewing/analysis of usertesting that began just before Asia fieldwork
  • iOS: Deploy test (waiting on TestPilot), write daily surveys, conduct 45-minute interviews with 6 participants.

Coordination:

  • BLOCKED - iOS: I desperately need someone to add names to TestPilot. I asked Karen (and others) for help with this on Friday morning and I still don't have any way to add participants. I worked all weekend to have the 3-day diary study ready to begin this morning in order to meet the deadline I was given and I'm still waiting on information on how to add people. At this point, we will have to scrap a full day of testing (though we still need to pay for it). I'm very frustrated and welcome any help!

agrigas@mozilla.com 4 days ago

Done:

  • finished control center 2 breakdown which is documented on the wiki here: https://mana.mozilla.org/wiki/display/FIREFOX/Polaris+Control+Center+UX#PolarisControlCenterUX-ControlCenterVersion2%28indesign%29
  • finished rc4 error bugs - waiting for UI review
  • collaborated with Bram to test All accounts plug-in version 2
  • worked on roadmap planning for priv/sec team
  • Next:

  • work week in Boston for priv/sec team Tues-Thurs
  • collaborate on agenda with Javaun
  • Coordination:

  • follow with Bram around results from All accounts test
  • philipp@mozilla.com 4 days ago

    Done:

    (written update only)

    • Windows 10 coordination (now with actual engineering resources)
    • Working on hiring a freelancer to help us with icon scaling work
    • Presented Windows 10 theme at the product line review on Friday
    • Prepare some stuff for the service integration work week in Toronto

    Next:

    • Being in Toronto!
    • Service integration work week
    • Certainly some Windows 10 stuff

    Coordination:

    • Stephen about Windows 10 theme

    hhabstritt@mozilla.com last week

    Done:

    • Gathering feedback from MDN community via survey on "Command & Query" search UI prototype.
    • Met with WebProd and Creative team. Decided to host style guide on Github pages. I set up the skeleton at habber.github.io for now.
    • Started work with contractor Zurb on Mozilla content and IA redesign
    • First draft of wires for One & Done testing with David Tenser. Testing will take place on Inquiry form on /contribute.

    Next:

    • Conduct card sort using Optimal Sort on Moz-specific content to support Zurb's (contractor) work
    • Post brand awareness survey on Moz.org pages to support Zurb's work
    • Refine task testing plan for One & Done team and start to implement test on /contribute inquiry form.
    • Continue Release Notes redesign progress
    • Monitor/support 38.0.5 implementation and testing

    rfeeley@mozilla.com last week

    Done:

    • 4 days of password research in Nashville
    • Pocket FxA UX

    Next:

    • Opt-in email mgt
    • Pocket FxA UX

    mmaslaney@mozilla.com last week

    Done:

    Bug 1154302 - Task Continuity Version 2 — Define and Design the Send/Push/Share Experience http://invis.io/D22GBYPGX

    • Reader View Updates

    • Prep work for content services work sprint

    randersen@mozilla.com last week

    Next:

    iOS

    • Continue polish
    • Brainstorm v2

    Android

    • Kidfox
    • Revisit Privacy Coach Add-on discovery

    alam@mozilla.com last week

    Done:

    Next:

    athornburgh@mozilla.com last week

    Done:

    • Completed infographic: How user data is protected on Firefox New Tab
    • UX/UI updates to New Tab for Fx40 are posted here

    Next:

    • Working on simple presentation of Suggested Tiles for press/tradeshow events
    • Purchasing 100 more research hours with usertesting.com, 25 of which will be donated back to the Firefox Desktop Team

    Coordination:

    • Madhava - when are you available for bi-weekly meetings with the CS Team?

    bwinton@mozilla.com last week

    Done:

    • Search:

      • Talk to Chronicle team about what they're doing, and how to land it on the UX branch.
    • Cookie Jar:

      • Make the allaccounts add-on open everything in a new tab.
      • Look into always appending @… with gmail.
      • Open an existing tab with that login if one exists.
      • Look into not saving the login if the form failed.

    Next:

    • Search:

      • Talk to releng (or someone) about how to land github branches on the UX branch.
    • Cookie Jar:

      • Fix on boarding flow to match video.

    dhenein@mozilla.com last week

    Done:

    • more UI polish bugs on firefox-ios
    • some brainstorming about v2/3
    • prep for the product line review
    • worked with sleroux on getting the toolbar scrolling behavior right
    • fixed the poor performance on ios transitions, PR in progress
    • mobile PM interviews

    Next:

    • mobile PM interviews
    • get the animation performance patch landed
    • file ios papercut bugs from priority list

    Coordination:

    • PTO wednesday

    spohl@mozilla.com last week

    Done:

    • bug 1160382: [EME] Check that GMP DLLs are present on disk before advertising GMP is available - Provided f+.
    • bug 1096523: Firefox Developer Edition bitmap looks awful with hiDPI (logo image) - Reviewed patch.
    • bug 1162331: refreshUpdateStatus incorrectly checks if the service should be used - Reviewed patch.
    • bug 1159793: Report actual error code to telemetry instead of 110 - Reviewed patch.
    • bug 1153145: Keystrokes Flash Player do not get handled in pop ups - Started investigating using interpose libraries.
    • Read up on NSIS and its scripting language.

    Next:

    • Continue fixing bugs using interpose libraries
    • Installer/updater code reviews
    • Installer/updater improvements

    Coordination:

    PTO 5/18

    sfranks@mozilla.com last week

    Done:

    Hello On-Going Projects (Web Sharing, Visual Refresh, Accessibility, Adding Context to Conversation support, Housekeeping)

    Next:

    This week is about web-sharing.

    mreid@mozilla.com last month

    Done:

    • Filed Bug 1154338 - libs3 lua wrapper
    • Reviewed data-pipeline PRs: #56 and #58
    • Landed data-pipeline PRs #61 and 62 to update the goamz library
    • Landed data-pipeline PR #63 with prototype client-id Heka input
    • Bug 1151839 - verified data fix
    • Bug 1149666 - provided updated data export
    • Bug 1142543 - verified throttling
    • Checked submission rates from Fx 39/40
    • Forecasting telemetry release data volume based on current stats

    Next:

    • Bug 1126958: automate by-day index updates
    • Review data storage plan based on release volume forecasts.

    bmcbride@mozilla.com 4 months ago

    Done:

    • Autocomplete race bug (bug 1105967) done, just waiting on review (low priority, given everything going on)
    • Much ReadingList work
      • Meetings, planning, UX details, bugs, breakdowns, etc
      • Sidebar is coming along nicely
        • Functionality for this bug mostly done
        • Keyboard navigation done
        • A11y done
        • Visual design done
        • Needs some cleanup, tests, handling adding/removing
          • I like nesting bulletpoints

    lconnolly@mozilla.com 4 months ago

    Done:

    • Icon for toggling Recommendations Tab
    • Splice 1.1: UI + Distribution Scheduling

    Next:

    • Splice 1.2: Creative entities + targeting (geo/locale/channel) [replace asset tracking sheets]

    ttaubert@mozilla.com 6 months ago

    Bugs:

    Bug 1010411 - Intermittent browser_sessionStorage.js | sessionStorage data for example.com has been serialized correctly - Got inner-value-0.8433122792777099, expected modified2 (Not Started)
    Bug 1073339 - Investigate autocomplete test unreliability on Linux/e10s (In Review)
    Bug 1077652 - Link a preloaded <xul:browser> to a newly created tab instead of swapping docShells (In Review)
    Bug 1104755 - Intermittent browser_tabMatchesInAwesomebar_perwindowpb.js | undefined assertion name - | Test timed out - expected PASS | Found a browser window after previous test timed out - expected PASS (In Review)

    mbonardo@mozilla.com 6 months ago

    Bugs:

    Bug 1083469 - Allow keywords APIs to work in parallel with Bookmarks.jsm (In Review)
    Bug 1089332 - Add a getObservers API for accessing the history observers list from History.jsm and nsPlacesExpiration (In Review)
    Bug 1090308 - Invalidate mDaysOfHistory when getObservers is invoked (In Review)
    Bug 1090961 - Bookmarks.jsm and History.jsm need a solution for concurrent Sqlite transactions (In Review)
    Bug 1101478 - Remove the WindowsJumpLists.jsm depedency on hasHistoryEntries (In Review)

    gijs@mozilla.com 6 months ago

    Bugs:

    Bug 1079303 - Doorhangers animation is missing (In Progress)
    Bug 1080801 - Breakdown: Investigate tests in browser/base/content/test/general disabled in e10s (In Progress)
    Bug 1088050 - Need a pref to disable searching for single-word input in the URL bar (In Review)
    Bug 1100079 - enable update badge UI in Nightly (In Review)
    Bug 1100914 - Switch context menu telemetry to a serialized array of states instead of a single string (Not Started)

    Done:

    Addendum: one sec-sensitive bug in review.

    jwein@mozilla.com 6 months ago

    Bugs:

    Bug 1074932 - Desktop client user can access product tour from gears menu (In Progress)
    Bug 1083466 - Implement the FTE UI in the panel body with a button to open the tour tab (In Review)
    Bug 1099495 - Use mozL10n.get instead of mozL10n.get alias in code that already has the alias defined (In Review)
    Bug 1100565 - Margins and paddings are inconsistent/broken since bug 1074672 (Not Started)
    Bug 1100764 - Contacts move up and down when hovering over them (Not Started)
    Bug 1101006 - Refactor mozLoop.{get, set}LoopCharPref and mozLoop.{get, set}LoopBoolPref to mozLoop.{get, set}Pref that uses getPrefType (Not Started)

    Done:

    Bug 1099495, bug 1083466, and bug 1074720 (private bug) have all been granted r+. I'll land them today.

    mano@mozilla.com 6 months ago

    Bugs:

    Bug 937560 - Introduce onDeletePages (In Progress)
    Bug 951651 - Make bookmarkProperties, Star UI and Library info pane work with PlacesTransactions (In Review)
    Bug 982115 - Async Places Transactions: Solution for implementing Cancel/Undo in bookmarks dialog and Star UI (In Progress)
    Bug 1081108 - Implement reorder in Bookmarks.jsm (In Progress)

    Done:

    • Landed the patch for Bug 982115
    • Finished porting most of Places UI to new Async APIs (worked is tracked in bug 951651).

    Next:

    mozilla@noorenberghe.ca 7 months ago

    Bugs:

    Bug 1074670 - Implement NotificationView's button (e.g. retry) (In Progress)
    Bug 1080944 - UITour: tour page needs to know where Hello panel and room view are positioned (Not Started)
    Bug 1093500 - Cleanup registration by pulling push URLs from the push handler (In Progress)

    felipc@gmail.com 7 months ago

    Bugs:

    Bug 863514 - Electrolysis: Make gesture support work (In Progress)
    Bug 1068360 - [e10s] Mixed content blocker doorhanger doesn't work (In Review)

    Done:

    • bug 1068360 - mixed content notification - patch posted, fixing the basic here was very simple. I need to investigate a bit more when mixedContentChannel would get cleared or changed, to make sure it is the same behavior of the isMixedChannelAllowed flag. I imagine I'll need to dispatch an event from docshell and sync this information up in the parent. But this is not important for fixing this specific bug because the network code for mixed content still needs some extra fixing for e10s: bug 1084504
    • bug 1072287 - blinking tab titles - on last Thursday's e10s meeting myself and a few other people tried to reproduce it and couldn't any longer (everybody could easily see the prob before when we triaged the bug), so it was agreed that this bug is worksforme
    • bug 863514 - Gesture support - made more progress on this.. I'm basically converting browser_gestureSupport to work as a frame script. It's a bit more convoluted than expected because the code there is really generic (handling actions as named in prefs, etc.), and it also handles the OSX swiping animations (which are disabled by default but exist)
    • I did some coordination related to getting a SUMO article with screenshots about the automatic translation feature, because the promotional doorhanger that was rolled out with the first beta 34 includes a link to it. Took screenshots from FF on 5 different locales and submitted them to SUMO and talked with the sumo folks to get those approved. https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/automatic-translation

    ywang@mozilla.com 7 months ago

    Done:

    • Blog post for tablet refresh
    • Schedule meetings for people to sync up
    • Logistics for departure

    Next:

    • Last week logistics
    • Publish the blog post once Anthony is back
    • Connect people together and hand off my design work to Robin and Anthony

    mhoye@mozilla.com 8 months ago

    Done:

    Met about Bugzilla-DB dumps, got the information I'll need to see to their resurrection. Pursuing that.

    Coordinating with Kyle about elasticsearch and the new-contributor-patch egg-timer idea. He's respinning an old patch-status dashboard for it - https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1074210 - and I'm setting up a 'bot for interested people and #notification

    Got feedback about Firefox And The Academy post, put it up.

    Email, endless email. Patching all the machines I own, because free software is sometimes cruel.

    Next:

    Kill my inbox Add leverage numbers to areweeveryoneyet a small number of straggler planet bugs. Figure out what the uptake of StartMozilla bugs is.

    gfritzsche@mozilla.com 8 months ago

    Bugs:

    Bug 1036693 - Plugin Whitelist Request: Novell iPrint Client (2 plugins) (Not Started)
    Bug 1051772 - plugin whitelist request: Cisco VGConnect plugin (Not Started)
    Bug 1064333 - Add stable user id to telemetry ping (In Review)
    Bug 1067989 - Unify some more binary search uses (In Review)

    Done:

    • telemetry stable user id
    • stuff

    Next:

    • bug 917918 cleanup
    • plugin whitelist bugs
    • maybe check into telemetry unification phase 2 a bit

    benjamin@smedbergs.us 9 months ago

    Bugs:

    Bug 791244 - Undo the pref for the temporary hangserver for beta channels until Socorro is awesome (In Review)
    Bug 1053745 - Include OpenH264 plugin in FHR data (In Review)
    Bug 1053746 - Add telemetry probes for OpenH264 plugin (Not Started)

    Done:

    Firefox work week!

    • Desktop platform team announcement; now working with rstrong and vladan and their teams!
    • Switch nightly/aurora back to the main socorro instead of the "skunky" one which was supposed to die in early 2013.
    • Add OpenH264 details into FHR

    Next:

    • Hiring plan
    • Add OpenH264 details into telemetry payload
    • Project prioritizing - need to figure out short-term plan for self-support project

    jmoradi@mozilla.com 9 months ago

    Done:

    IPP experiment:

    • First meetings w/ UX, Metrics, Marketing
    • Talked to bwinton re: Telemetry

    Polaris:

    • holding

    Next:

    IPP experiment:

    • map out all possible scenarios.
    • regroup w/ Metrics, UX, marketing
    • Write our breakdowns for experiment design

    Coordination:

    Polaris:

    • awaiting instructions

    ddemerson@mozilla.com 10 months ago

    Done:

    • Presentation
    • Interny stuff

    Next:

    • Theme switching for vertical tabs
    • Finishing up notification and toolbar styles for vertical tabs
    • Leaving :(

    ibarlow@mozilla.com 10 months ago

    Next:

    • UX backlogging
    • Search work with Anthony
    • Robin (new designer) starts next week, yay!

    jboriss@mozilla.com 10 months ago

    Done:

    • Worked on Site Identity spec for implementaiton
    • Sketched wireframe variations for Project N.
    • Finished scoping and pitch document for Project N for steering committee meeting
    • Worked on Australis styling bugs
    • Added new partner booking.com to Tiles, created assets

    Next:

    • Finish Site Identity spec
    • Digitize sketched Project N wireframes
    • Add assets to Dropbox
    • Finish bugs for download panel
    • Support Eng followup bugs from last cycle

    zfang@mozilla.com 10 months ago

    Done:

  • Light-weight Themes in customization
  • Next:

    • Finish light weight themes
    • Wrap up feature promotion plan

    manishsmail@gmail.com last year

    Done:

    XHR:

    Other:

    Next:

    • Implement a basic synchronous GET request
    • Start work on adding POSTdata support to resource_task
    • Dummy webidl implementation of ProgressEvent

    abc@mozilla.com last year

    Done:

    • Idea sketches/wireframes

      • Bug 762298 - Request: Bookmark organization and or sorting
      • Bug 972193 - Allow folder management in Fennec bookmarks UI
      • Bug 971922 - Lack of History Management in History 'Tab' confuse users
    • Sketches for redesign to include changing and resetting passcode

      • Bug 985637 - Protect payment information with passcode

    Next:

    • Refine designs on all misc bugs from last week
    • Tabbed browsing - Idea sketches (spilled from last week)
    • PDF.js bugs (get some feedback on bugs split & post)

    vtsatskin@mozilla.com last year

    Done:

    Next:

    • User Testing

      • Refine "unresponsive script" pilot and launch
      • Start developing pilot for in-content error messages
    • Internet Connectivity and Work Offline Mode

      • Determine current status of work to get to working state
      • Define work offline fully (from feedback)
    • Metro

      • Higher fidelity prototypes from existing paper prototypes.
    • More FxOS Rocketbar User Testing analysis

    mconley@mozilla.com last year

    Done:

    • Bigass holiday + work week!
    • Finished up the majority of UITelemetry probes - handed off the UITour probes to Unfocused (thanks Blair!)
    • Started attacking the customize mode transition smoothness bug (bug 873060). * Have filed a number of blocking bugs with approaches to make the transition smoother. * Bug 962677 is an important bug in this plan, and will hopefully be reviewable soon.
    • Have a patch cooking to fix bug 930094 (Browser windows sometimes have the nav-bar drawn in the titlebar)

    Next:

    • Put the patch for bug 930094 up for review, and file follow-ups for lightweight theme support
    • Get patch for bug 962677 into a reviewable state, reviewed and landed
    • A healthy mix of finding more ways of speeding up the customize mode transition, filing bugs for them, and fixing those bugs.

    Coordination:

    • bwinton and I are meeting with Alina Hua and (maybe) Alex Fowler to make sure the BrowserUITelemetry stuff isn't somehow violating our privacy policy.

    yuan@mozilla.com last year

    Done:

    [Sorry for not being here in person. Trying to get a few hours sleep before all the must-go mtgs] Worked on two HTML5 concept prototypes for Android tablet refresh sprint #1: [1]http://tinyurl.com/p953pnz [2]http://tinyurl.com/qb4y8ag Finished testing script on usertesting.com. Draft:http://goo.gl/MiJepk Prioritized and filed main UX work for Metro v2

    Next:

    Finish tablet prototype 3 for sprint #1 Launch tests on usertesting.com Celebrate the year of horse! (PTO from 01/31 till 02/03)

    Coordination:

    Metro launch kick-off mtg with PR and marketing Tablet sync up with Ian

    aganesan@mozilla.com last year

    Done:

    • Form Auto-fill: Ground research

    Next:

    • Form Auto-fill: Consolidate research findings

    Coordination:

    • PDF.js: Anthony Lam for visual design, Engineering & Product for development

    pamadini@mozilla.com last year

    Done:

    • Downloads: Compatibility of the API modules with B2G (see bug 926955)
    • Logins: Rework DeferredTask to allow asynchronous tasks (bug 940408)

    Next:

    • Logins: Remove main-thread I/O (bug 853549)
    • Promises: Investigate using DOM promises instead of "Promise.jsm"
    • Downloads: API extensibility (bug 899013), decommissioning (bug 851471)

    mhammond@mozilla.com last year

    Done:

    testing, testing, 1..2..3..

    • Work on e10s test infrastructure
    • Work on Sync.Next tests

    Next:

    testing, testing, 4..5..6..

    mdeboer@mozilla.com last year

    Done:

    • Australis: bug 900162, New bookmark drop-down panel should use platform-consistent styling when in the toolbar. Almost done.
    • Australis: bug 919965, DnD feedback in the panel is confusing. In progress.
    • Australis: mentored bug 922003, Move panelMenu gutter width to a constant next to menuPanelWidth
    • Findbar: bug 666816 regressions fixing & reviews. In good shape!
    • Other: bug 873126, Introduce a common JS Assert library

    Next:

    • Australis: work on P3/ P4 bugs
    • Findbar: track regressions and post new patch for bug 257061
    • Other: land(?) bug 873126, Introduce a common JS Assert library

    enndeakin@gmail.com last year

    Done:

    908256 - stop downloads when going offline 906139 - preserve unknown fields when serializing 907062 - fix browser_basic_functionality.js test, checked in

    Review some download manager patches. Investigate some focus bug others are working on.

    scaraveo@mozilla.com last year

    Done:

    • worked out new approach for patches in case remote frameworker doesnt land
    • small stuff landed, still working towards finishing out bug 889427
    • partner meetings

    Next:

    • possible slight changes to ux for socialmarks button

    fgomes@mozilla.com last year

    Done:

    Done:

    • bug 851466 - Import downloads.sqlite to downloads.json
      • Started working in this bug, posted a wip v1 and worked through the feedback for a v2
    • Various reviews and feedback and working with e10s folks
    • bug 516753 - Refactor context area menu for e10s
    • bug 899222 - About:home for e10s
    • bug 897062 - Middle click support for e10s
    • bug 896748 - Notification request box
    • bug 902695 - Implement openURIInFrame
    • bug 895957 - goDoCommand
    • bug 903184 - Disable more FullZoom code
    • bug 786407 - Fix UninstallString for webapps installer
    • bug 902048 - Use getOuterWindowWithId in webappsui.jsm
    • bug 901757 - Create file with correct permissions in webapps installer

    mak@mozilla.com last year

    Done:

    • Landed on UX Bug 855805 - Create the Bookmarks widget with subview
    • Experimental patch in Bug 894331 - Automatic batches for Places results.
    • Gone through Downloads Panel feature recent feedback
    • Review Bug 513168 - Remove "Stop" and "Reload" from View menu
    • Review Bug 519937 - Remove "Back", "Forward" and "Home" from History menu
    • Feedback Bug 836437 - Add the ability to resume a download from where it stopped
    • Review Bug 874814 - (OMTConnectionClose) [Storage] Implement OMT AsyncClose()
    • Feedback Bug 891303 - Async-friendly transaction manager for Places
    • Review Bug 895839 - Remove support for binary annotations
    • Feedback Bug 895907 - Aero selection styling bottom border is too much bright
    • Review Bug 896193 - Adopt Promises in mozIAsyncLivemarks

    Next:

    • Handle Reviews/Feedback backlog
    • Fix tests for Bug 894331 - Automatic batches for Places results

    jaws@mozilla.com last year

    Done:

    Landed on UX:

    • Bug 895724 - Remove reload-button and stop-button from browser.xul since they are not needed anymore
    • Bug 895778 - Optimize code path of CustomizableUIInternal.registerToolbar

    Up for review:

    • Bug 896291 - "Close other tabs" should show the confirmation dialog if the number of tabs is greater than browser.sessionstore.max_tabs_undo
    • Bug 896157 - Optimize the CustomizableUIInternal.setLocationAttributes function

    Build a focused profiler for CustomizableUI and shared it with mconley so we can measure perf changes between optimizations. Will blog about it.

    Next:

    • Contact someone from the layout team about a dirty nsIReflowObserver
    • Need to start reaching out to other people to see what possible ideas they may have for fixing perf of WinXP tpaint.

    dolske@mozilla.com last year

    Done:

    • Another round of Australis prioritization triage
    • wontfix'd bug 893065 and bug 893013
    • Met with rel-mgmt, support, QA to talk about Australis compat impact with addons
    • Updated patch for bug 355063
    • Lots of other Australis stuff

    gavin@gavinsharp.com last year

    Done:

    Next:

    • Blog post about work week
    • finalize Q3 goals

    tabraldes@mozilla.com

    Done:

    • Implemented review comments for bug 795832 - synthesized input events
    • Thought of and implemented a way to avoid SetCursorPos in bug 795832
    • Attempted to get on-screen keyboard to appear by synthesizing click in URL bar
      • That didn't work, so tested manually clicking in URL bar
      • Filed bug 809629 about clicking in URL bar not showing soft keyboard - turns out this is expected behavior
    • Submitted, backed out, fixed, resubmitted patch for bug 795832
    • Switched to building locally with VS2010, switched to building release builds
    • Debugged remaining issue with metro chrome tests; browser hangs while unloading a DLL during shutdown, but log is written
    • Implementing chrome tests
      • Updated browser_context_ui.js to test right-click interaction with context UI

    Next:

    • More tests! I'll be going through browser/metro/base/tests/fennectests and porting them to metro

    jmathies@mozilla.com

    Done:

    • command execute handler prep for review
    • finished up xul fennec code base move. This is as far as I can get things until we work out the mixed platform/app resources problem.
    • fixed pymake/make issues with reg scripts.
    • fixed a bug with the dummy vccor dll that showed up with our builders.
    • upgrading local systems to new win8 release / VS tool set.

    Next:

    • migrating metro code base to RC VC11
    • work with bbondy on any xaml interop removal fallout
    • hopefully finish up /browser integration near the end of the week, get elm zip installs functional.

    dtownsend@mozilla.com

    Done:

    • Submitted pdf.js packaging work for review (bug 740795)
    • Patched a problem on OSX with FAT filesystem profiles (bug 733436)
    • Patched a problem with restartless add-ons when moving profiles between machines (bug 744833)
    • Added some quoting for the extensions crash report annotation (bug 753900)
    • Thoughts on shipping the SDK in Firefox and problems with supporting other apps: https://etherpad.mozilla.org/SDK-in-Firefox

    ddahl@mozilla.com

    Done:

    • Work Week last week for Identity derailed some development

    Made some progress on bug 673432 "Mobile implementation crypto.getRandomValues" - this bug also governs re-adding a crypto object to window on mobile platforms

    Worked on bug 734076 - I have a working patch, there are some unanswered questions yet

    Next:

    More of the same

    myk@mozilla.org

    Done:

    Next:

    • dig into Apps front-end and platform requirements

    Coordination:

    • in MV Wednesday

    margaret.leibovic@gmail.com

    Done:

    • Site settings menuitem (bug 706876)
    • Click-to-play plugins follow-ups

    Next:

    • Form autocomplete follow-ups (dependencies set on bug 695444)
    • Random bug fixing

    Coordination:

    • PTO next week. Back January 4.

    me@shawnwilsher.com

    Done:

    • Reviewed bug 699051 - Track slow sql queries on main thread + send them in via telemetry
    • Reviewed bug 465299 - mozStorageStatementWrapper::Initialize should check statement state/validity
    • Reviewed bug 702815 - Maintain a list of open SQLite connections
    • Reviewed bug 703143 - Use a memory multi-reporter for SQLite's per-connection reporting
    • Reviewed bug 557047 - Replace mailnews specific ifdef (MOZ_MAIL_NEWS) in cookie code with tests for a protocol flag

    honzab.moz@firemni.cz

    Done:

    (Extremely busy week, so not much done)

    review bug 534764 review bug 623948 analyzes bug 637657 bug 637361 bug 638179 bug 638218

    Next:

    continue reviewing new http pipelining stuff from Patrick McManus start playing with bug 370886

    michal.novotny@gmail.com

    Done:

    • bug 604897 - Unable to cache small entries when CACHE00[1-3]_ is full
    • bug 599127 - Wyciwyg channel write's end up doing synchronous disk IO
    • bug 592422 - preallocate individual (non-block) cache files
    • bug 597224 - HTTP Cache: use directory tree to store cache files

    Next:

    • bug 614513 - Crash in nsCacheService::DeactivateEntry during Linux Talos ts_cold

    bherland@mozilla.com

    Done:

    bug #549767 (flush cache-metadata off main thread): new approach, some discussion

    bug #589296 (Crash in [@ nsHttpChannel::ContinueProcessResponse): lots of analysis and thinking

    bug #561276 (Cookie dependency on cache determination for image redirects): patch submitted and reviewed

    Next:

    bug #549767 (flush cache-metadata off main thread): new approach, some discussion

    bug #536295 (e10s HTTP: offline application cache) : review

    bug #575928 ("http-on-modify-request" doesn't work on "CONNECT" method): review

    bug #551447 (Avoid async writes to memory-cache) : fix

    bug #572557 (nsDiskCacheEvictor::VisitRecord() dooms used entries unnecessary) : fix

    Coordination:

    bug #561276 (Cookie dependency on cache determination for image redirects): waiting for approval

    bug #548406 (xpcshell-test causing leak in nsMemoryCache) : needs review (michal)

    bparr.invalid@smedbergs.us

    Done:

    • Mainly worked on Bug 551274 - Update nsAddonRepository for API version 1.5:
      • Adds functionality needed for my current project
      • Adds a bunch of missing tests for AddonRepository.jsm
    • Landed Bug 558287 - Add support for searching add-ons on AMO via the addon manager's search bar
    • Fixed small bugs:
      • Bug 580379 - Move and improve CSS introduced in Bug 558287
      • Bug 578467 - xpinstall.whitelist.add prefs are not emptied when converted into permissions on startup with new profile

    Next:

    • Continue work on current project:
      • Begin showing new information from AMO in detailed and list view (temporarily storing information)
      • Begin work on back-end storage of new AMO data
    • Look into my other beta 4 and beta N blockers

    mnandigama.invalid@smedbergs.us

    Done:

    Working on bugs/enhancement requests on the topfails website.

    Tried [ unsuccessfully ] to create a backPort tracking application for changeset landings. The idea is to ask for a release branch and check if all the relevant landings on the branch are ported appropriately to all the current & active named-branches. Unfortunately, the logic of deciphering what are current active named branches on a given release is not trivial.

    Next:

    May 21st is my last working day with Mozilla.

    Coordination:

    Working on winding down and hand-off of the tools/scripts I develop/maintain to A-Team.

    kdangoor@mozilla.com

    Done:

    Can now build Bespin Embedded releases

    Next:

    Slim down the Bespin Embedded build (currently more than 600K compressed, but not gzipped). More docs Work on CommonJS presentation for JSConf.eu (I'll be giving the presentation at a2div this week.)