Mossop Status Update: 2012-05-11

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

Mossop Status Update: 2012-01-13

Done:

  • Finalized the Add-ons SDK goals for Q1
  • Add-ons SDK work week planning
  • Finalized the new Toolkit module peer structure
  • Working on testing the new hotfix feature
  • Building test hotfix add-ons to ship out to beta users

Next:

  • Post to the newsgroup about the Toolkit module peer changes
  • Find owners for all the Add-ons SDK goals
  • Write up the draft schedule for the Add-ons SDK work week

Mossop Status Update: 2011-10-29

Done:

  • Implemented a number of performance fixes for mobile (bug 696141 and dependents)
  • Reviewed more of the default to compatible work
  • Basic implementation for add-on hotfix (bug 694068)
  • Landed the final third-party add-on patches on aurora and beta
  • Product planning meeting for Firefoxes 8, 9 and 10

Next:

  • Finish the add-on hotfix work
  • Various HR stuff
  • Start planning Jetpack work week

Mossop Status Update: 2011-10-14

Done:

  • 7.0.1 Post Mortem
  • Hotfix planning work
  • Understanding the new mobile architecture
  • Problems with third party add-ons in Firefox 8
  • Default to compatible planning
  • Final draft of Q4 goals

Next:

  • Update module description for the Jetpack module
  • Fix third-party add-on detection problems

Mossop Status Update: 2011-10-07

Done:

  • Worked with the team to fix the version number problems with the last repacks
  • Security reviews for embedded add-on preferences and showing performance information to users
  • Working on Q4 goals for the team

Next:

  • Finalize Q4 goals
  • Update module description for the Jetpack module