Mossop Status Update: 2011-03-11

Done:

Next:

Getting the important projects up and running in time for Firefox 5.

Mossop Status Update: 2011-03-04

Done:

  • Solved some of the test failures with the patches from bug 635844
  • Closed down some old intermittent failures that don't seem to be happening anymore
  • Potential fixes in hand for 4 other intermittent test failures
  • Investigated a few potential blockers, bug 638292, bug 636884 and bug 638847

Next:

Nothing fixed, mainly scoping out projects for Firefox 5 and beyond

Mossop Status Update: 2011-01-21

Done:

  • Changed Feedback distribution with beta 10 to be a user controlled add-on
  • General shepherding of blockers wherever possible
  • Wrote up a useful code snippet for restartless add-ons
  • Landed startup time measurement reporting

Next:

  • Write a new code snippet every week
  • See what traction is possible on the add-ons manager softblockers

Mossop Status Update: 2011-01-14

Done:

  • Fixed a small memory and information leak
  • Kept reviews and noms down at zero
  • Multiple blockers fixed
  • Triaged hard/soft blockers
  • Came up with a better plan for Feedback extension distribution

Next:

  • Look at some intermittent failures
  • Close out all remaining add-ons manager hardblockers and then delve headlong into the other Toolkit/Firefox blockers.

Mossop Status Update: 2011-01-07

Done:

  • Reviewed patches for the Feedback extension
  • Landed a number of blockers including progress notifications for add-on downloads and support for the add-ons marketplace
  • Reviews and feedback for all!
  • Add-ons manager blockers are now down to 22

Next:

  • Look at some new test failures that have sprung up
  • Figure out how to test a leak fix
  • Check up on the state of all assigned EM blockers
  • Assign owners to all remaining EM blockers