Firefox 37 beta3 to beta4

In this beta release, we are coming back to lower volumes in term of number of patches. We landed some more EME patches (but this will stop with this release as decided to stop testing EME in 37). We’ve also fixed an important issue with Win64 builds. 57 changesets 92 files changed 1132 insertions 629 deletions ExtensionOccurrences cpp34 h11 js7 html7 mk4 ini4 css4 java3...

Firefox 36 to 36.0.1

Even if it is busy dot release, we are not fixing top critical issues. We mainly fixed some various issues found during the first week of the 36 release. 14 changesets 27 files changed 555 insertions 58 deletions ExtensionOccurrences cpp10 js7 h5 txt2 xml1 sh1 jsx1 ModuleOccurrences browser8 toolkit7 widget3 security2 netwerk1 modules1 mobile1 js1 gfx1 dom1 config1 List of changesets: Mike ConleyBug 1136855 -...

Firefox 37 beta2 to beta3

Once more, this beta is impressive in term of number of changesets. The highlight of this beta is the landing of the EME API. Fortunately, as they are isolated, the impact should be minimal on the release. We also enabled the Flash protected mode. 102 changesets 217 files changed 7009 insertions 2041 deletions ExtensionOccurrences cpp70 h60 js15 webidl10 html9 build9 java5 css5 xul4 mn4 jsm4...

Firefox 37 beta1 to beta2

Instead of the classical 6 weeks, the 37 cycle is going to be only 5 weeks. In this beta 2, we continued the work started during the 36 cycle. We landed fixes for MSE or image processing. We also took most of the stability fixes which will ship with 36.0.1. 82 changesets 130 files changed 2459 insertions 1610 deletions ExtensionOccurrences cpp48 h25 js17 java7 jsm6...

Firefox 36 beta10 to rc

For the RC build, we landed a few last minutes changes. We disabled <meta referrer> because of a last minute issue, we landed a compatibility fix for addons and, last but not least, some graphic crash fixes. Note that a RC2 has been build from the same source code in order to tackle the AMD CPU bug (see comment #22). 11 changesets 32 files changed...

Firefox 36 beta9 to beta10

For once, we are making a beta 10. We had a regression in the audio component causing a top crash, we had to disable Chromecast tab mirroring on Android. The RC version should be built next Thursday. 12 changesets 17 files changed 381 insertions 556 deletions ExtensionOccurrences java6 cpp6 xml2 js2 h1 ModuleOccurrences mobile7 dom3 js2 xpcom1 toolkit1 media1 image1 browser1 List of changesets: Robert...

Firefox 36 beta8 to beta9

Just this once, we built a beta 9 for mobile and the Desktop & Mobile beta have been built from different changes (69a8d311ddd6 for mobile). We disabled D2D 1.1 to experiment the effect on the crash rate. We also stopped the Flash protected mode experiment. Finally, we landed some patches to fix regressions on image diplay. 24 changesets 37 files changed 518 insertions 191 deletions...

Firefox 36 beta7 to beta8

Unlike beta 7, with Youtube proposing Flash to 36 users (instead of MSE), this beta is proposed to Windows users. In this beta, we fixes some other crashes but also improved the search under Fennec. 31 changesets 51 files changed 769 insertions 465 deletions ExtensionOccurrences js19 cpp13 py5 java3 jsm2 h2 build2 xml1 properties1 ini1 in1 ModuleOccurrences toolkit16 mobile12 dom9 browser4 python3 image2 netwerk1 modules1...

Firefox 36 beta6 to beta7

In this beta, we disabled MSE. The feature was not ready for the release channel. The work on this feature will continue in aurora (currently, 37). In the meantime, some various crashers have been fixed. Note that, for this beta, Windows updates have not been enabled for our users (only GNU/Linux and Mac OS X) because Youtube is proposed MSE videos for 36 beta users....

Firefox 36 beta5 to beta6

Similar to beta5 in term of number of changesets, we landed a fix for bug 1124249 which was causing about 12% of the crashes in beta, some fixes on the new Tablet UI for fennec and, last but not least, a few important fixes for video and MSE landed in this beta (examples: bug 1123535 & 1126465). 54 changesets 80 files changed 1339 insertions 563...

Firefox 36 beta4 to beta5

In this beta release, besides the various crash fixes and MSE improvements, we disabled the Flash Protected Mode in Firefox 36. We are going to perform this experiment for a few beta releases. 51 changesets 100 files changed 2339 insertions 1830 deletions ExtensionOccurrences cpp35 js18 h16 html5 jsx4 jsm4 sh3 ini3 xml2 java2 mk1 html^headers^1 css1 conf1 build1 ModuleOccurrences dom33 browser28 js6 toolkit5 gfx5 security4...

Firefox 36 beta3 to beta4

In this beta release, for both Desktop & Mobile, we fixed some issues in Javascript, some stability fixes, etc. We also increased the memory size of some components to decrease the number of crashes (example: bugs 869208 & 1124892) 40 changesets 121 files changed 1528 insertions 1107 deletions ExtensionOccurrences cpp28 h21 c16 11 java9 html7 py4 js4 mn3 ini3 mk2 cc2 xml1 xhtml1 svg1 sh1...