Monthly Archives: April 2012

It only takes…

one bad apple to ruin the bunch. /s/pp/$$h0 XD

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Ran into a couple of interesting articles that I thought I would share.

http://designbycode.tumblr.com/post/1127120282/pixel-perfect-android-web-ui http://sunpig.com/martin/archives/2012/03/18/goldilocks-and-the-three-device-pixel-ratios.html

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IE practices in SQA

I’ve thought about this for a couple of years now, been meaning to write a paper about some of these things. I eventually will. In the meantime, read up on Deming. :) http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/W._Edwards_Deming

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Having to update links in wiki for dates irks me…

Not my proudest moment in programming… esp wiki programming: https://wiki.mozilla.org/QA/StaffMeetings create button template copied from other Meeting Pages such as platform… https://wiki.mozilla.org/index.php?title=QA/StaffMeetings/QA-Staff-Template&action=edit Basically copy and pasted a bunch of templates from http://www.wikipedia.org for string manipulation and johnnath’s template for using … Continue reading

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Startup tests with Fennec

ctalbert just posted a new dashboard for s1/s2 tests:  http://mrcote.info/phonedash/#/ What is s1/s2 testing?  It’s basically a startup testing for trying to measure throbber start/stop, and drawing end times.  Manual run instructions can be found here : https://etherpad.mozilla.org/fennec-perf-ts-take2  ( Side … Continue reading

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If you’re looking for a way to purpose OOM fennec

See this link : https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=731333#c7 Blassey made a tool to specifically OOM fennec.

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Startup Crash indicator

For those that don’t look at Socorro too often, there’s a new icon that shows you if there’s a startup crash. The indicator is circled in red. Basically if a crash signature has an uptime of less than 1 minute … Continue reading

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Crash Reports other than Socorro

There are other crash reports other than Socorro that are being generated. Thanks to kairo and chofmann; there are other ways to look at the data that is provided by Socorro. Kairo has made an adjustment asked by the crashkill … Continue reading

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