Chris Brown - Waiting (X Files)
People Nisheeth will attend the XML Query Face to Face meeting in Seattle on July 25th and 26th.
Tom is on sabbatical till August 25th.
AccomplishmentsHarish Dhurvasula (harishd)
45358 - Helped, Gagan, in getting more info. on this beta2+ bug
Attended O'Reilly conference on Wednesday and Thursday
Triaged Clayton's list and Rickg's list as much as I could ( 6 bugs )
Came across a case where document.write() caused the browser to crash in strict dtd. Debugged it and understood the reason for the crash.
Working on a plan to report HTML errors for Strict DTD.
Heikki Toivonen (heikki) Triaged the bug lists of joki and myself.
Was able to resolve 42827 (INVALID), 45757 (INVALID), 44567 (WORKSFORME)
Familiarized myself with the W3C specs, especially DOM events
Starting to get the hang of Mozilla's implementation of DOM events
Installed Linux on my second computer so now I can take a look at Linux bugs as well.
Johnny Stenback (jst) Sheriffed the tree on Thursday
Worked on triaging new (or reassigned) bugs and also fixed some of those (in my tree)
Worked on nsbeta2+ bug 45019
Talked with Rick Potts about taking over some of his nsbeta2+ (and non nsbeta2+ too) bugs
Nisheeth Ranjan (nisheeth)
Started code reviewing Peter Van der Beken's patches that enable XSL transforms within Mozilla. I have a couple of emails from Peter that answer my initial questions sitting in my inbox that I hope to get to early next week.
Posted Chris Waterson's instructions on how to run the layout regression tests on mozilla.org ( ).
Took session history related bugs from Rick Potts.
Sheriffed the tree on Thursday night.
Attended Managing@AOL and Compensation@AOL classes on Thursday.
Attended the XML Query Working Group teleconference on Wednesday.
Plans for next week Harish Dhurvasula (harishd)Ordering based on priority Reach out to help fixing beta2+ bugs ( most probably Ruslan's).
Get my bug list under control ( have to do this desperately ).
Make sure that SCRIPTs work properly in strict DTD ( very annoying ).
Enable NOSCRIPT for strict DTD ( a definite candidate for beta3 ).
Enable reporting errors for strict DTD ( will be cool to have ).
Heikki Toivonen (heikki) Start fixing DOM Event bugs.
Johnny Stenback (jst) Fixing my nsbeta2+ bugs (the ones that got reassigned to me this week)
Continuing working on my untriaged bugs.
Nisheeth Ranjan (nisheeth) Work on nsbeta2+ bugs.
Attend the XML Query WG face to face meeting on Tuesday and Wednesday.
HighlightsMike Pinkerton (pinkertoni)
Checked in some patches for pnunn and saari
Helped sfraser with mac GFX problems (bug 42289)
Aided valeski in his webshell -> docshell landing (45723)
Fixed some small beta2+ crashers, see our list
Chris Saari (saari)
Fixed 2 bugs, see our list
Daniel Matejka (danm):
Fixed 3 bugs, see our list
Stuart Parmenter (pavlov):
Fixed 45439 [nsbeta2+]crash, nsbeta3 Crash when dbl click in urlbar; clipboard problem
David Hyatt (hyatt):
Helped bryner with selection/current item issues in tree
Helped waterson with RDF/XUL template issue
Brian Ryner (bryner)
Fixed 9 bugs, including linux filepicker bug with absolute paths (blocked dogfood bug 45986)
LowlightsGary Frattarola has decided that Netscape was not a good fit for him, and resigned. We're sorry to see him go, but wish him well wherever he lands.
Priorities All: Fix new bugs as they get the '+'.Help out anywhere possible.Get nsbeta3 bug lists triaged. saari:39655 [nsbeta2+] 7/24nsbeta2, nsbeta3Switch folder after resize msg pane hides header envelope un?
forward merge joki's changes
hyatt: 45951 [nsbeta2+]nsbeta2Installing profile chrome hides global chrome.
Dogfood 45509 email@example.com FIXED [dogfood+]dogfoodClassic: New Account Setup is non-functional on Mail app staBeta Stoppers 2 beta stoppers, both shown as priorities above. Load balanced as much as possible ;-)People Stuart Parmenter was away at a Linux developers conference most of this past week, returning Monday.Dan Rosen starts as a regular full-time XPToolkit engineer on Monday!Eric Vaughan will be on vacation for the next month. David Hyatt will be the point of contact for covering box, grid and other stuff Eric owns. Necko/Imglib July 24 Submitted by Gagan Saksena SummarySeveral bug fixes. Almost zaro with nsbeta2+
Fixed the SSL connect problem!
gagan attended the Open Source Conference.
Fixed the SSL Connect and the Jar protocol nsbeta2+ bugs.
Fixed 38244, 46091, 46095
Working on 40084
bug#30852: [nsbeta2+] closed/fixed : found good fix for view-images too!cleaned up code for review. got review from Neeti.
bug#44781: marked FUTURE. cmyk support for jpg. enhancement.
bug#40916: marked as dupe of 36694.
Current Bug Work: bug# 46032 : [nsbeta2+] fix for 30852 broke printing.Need to add view-source img load attribute when we have a printing context.
bug# 41187: Communicator 4.x names the file "gopher-sound.gif" butmozilla names it "gopher-audio.gif". Users are upset that they need tochange their references. If I copy gopher-audio.gif to gopher-sound.gif,then we will have both. The major work is changing build and install scripts.I have it all ready except for the mac build scripts and the xpinstallscripts.
bug#46049: [probably will be nsbeta2+] fix for 30852 puts added channelload attribute on loadgroup.
bug# 40084: determined how to reproduce crash. Documented for Neetiin bug report.
attended the Open Source Conference.
wrote a document on proxy auto config (will move it to mozilla.org soon)
LowlightsNone.Dogfood BugsWe have 1 dogfood + bug-- Cache does not store latest value of pages. Thisseems to have been reopened though it works for us. We are investigatingwhether this is indeed still a valid bug.
Beta StoppersWe have 7 nsbeta2+ bugs. 3 of which should be fixed tonite.RisksNone.FeaturesNone.Issues/EscalationsNone. Architecture July 24 Submitted by Warren Harris Highlightsnsbeta2+ bug count down to 1 for the group!
Jar file packaging is getting close.
Down to zarro [nsbeta2+] boogs. Almost. Fixed two [nsbeta2+] plugin bugs.Implemented "XPCOM plugin" loading mechanism to unblock external developers.Pending review from av, probably be checked in today or Monday.
Started working on nsbeta3 stuff. Have a couple of fixes queued up andready to go for next week.
Helped hyatt get the XUL rewrite of his website working.
Bug fixing and cleanup in the XML Extras component.
Worked with harishd and scc to come up with a proposed solution for parsermemory usage related to tokens and text data. Harish will make parser tokensarena allocated. Scott is working on a segmented string class which willalso allow substrings to point directly into its buffers.
Continued work on the API Review for our embedding API.
Spent a lot of time this week discussing web application model ideas withpeople inside and outside CPD.
Led sessions about and wrote summary of last week's Microsoft PDC events.
Installed a clean Windows 2000 build on my PC, which is needed to lookat the PDC cd's. Still reinstalling all of my PC applications, whichwere wiped out by the clean install.
no status (has left for 3 week vacation)
Fixed misc. bugs. One notable bug was a perf bug in JS that I discovered.Adding a small stack based buffer saved us over 20,000 malloc/free callpairs in getting the first window up. This is about 10% of those calls.No footprint gains, unfortunately.
Started helping on vidur's web applications stuff.
Working with dprice on jar file packaging.
Fixing status notifications from necko. Moving string bundle access/creationout of necko and into caller. Hope to check in today. (bugs 42107, 40506)
Spent some time trying to get the zip packaging code going on the Mac.Found a bug and reported it to the author. Looking at a workaround now.
Jar file manifests are done save for skins. Need to track down problemstarting the browser because it can't load the overlay files correctly.
MailNews July 24 Submitted by Steve Elmer Thanks! to:Scott MacGregor for getting WebMail integration up off the floor (again)- still waiting on AOL to enable access...
Thanks to everyone who triaged their own bug list! (And special thanksto David for covering Seth's and Jeff's bugs while they're away)
helped firstname.lastname@example.org in more menu patches
gave presentation on Mozilla Mail/News at O'Reilly Open Source conference.Slides are available:
Cleaned up Mozilla Mail/News web page, and put mail menus specs onto mozilla.org
IssuesLarge number of beta3 nominees...
Vacations & Sabbaticals!JeffT 7/10-9/5
MailNewsnsBeta2+Bug List (only 1 left!!)
Bugsclosed last week (1 dogfood, 11 nsbeta2+, 25 total)
nsBeta3Triage (540 candidates)
Profile ManagerClosing out Activation bugs
CCKVarada has kept the CCK builds working.