Closed Bug 108795 Opened 19 years ago Closed 12 years ago
This is a tracking bug for work needed in MachV to enable QuickLaunch (aka Turbo mode, aka The Mother of All Leaks) by default. To do this, we must first define the correct behavior (functional spec), describe how it works (design spec), and then fix a number of defects related to multiple profiles, mail accounts, PSM, memory usage, etc.
mass-reassigning pchen QuickLaunch bugs to blaker
Assignee: pchen → blaker
i think we need to set some criteria for making this decision, and set a date for when this decision needs to be made. propose we make the decision at the beginning of the 1.0 milestone.
What decision? This has already happened, and these are just the bugs we are tracking as a result. If milestone builds and the beta turn up problems, we may be forced to reconsider, but there is no need to plan now to reconsider at any point.
Keeping QuickLaunch on by default is important, but I don't need this tracking bug on my radar.
Target Milestone: --- → Future
Well then I do, we cannot afford to put out any more releases that have this turned off. taking.
Assignee: blaker → trudelle
Target Milestone: Future → mozilla0.9.9
Yes, I meant that I would just as soon have the actual bugs I'm responsible for targetted to this milestone.
I know, and I'd rather you had the actual bugs- I'll take the meta bugs. :-)
if mozilla is already installed quick launch should be set to the current setting. Set bug 125883
Mass-moving remaining Nav team 0.99 bugs to 1.0.
Target Milestone: mozilla0.9.9 → mozilla1.0
Please update this bug with an [adt1] - [adt3] impact rating (or take it off the list if it doesn't even rate adt3.) Thanks!
not sure what list, and this is a meta bug, so ->1.0.1
Target Milestone: mozilla1.0 → mozilla1.0.1
Depends on: 124261
Depends on: 124208
Depends on: 134289
Basically. Bug 7599 was an old tracker from previous releases, a catch-all that is useless for MachV, IMO. I don't see any reason to maintain it. I am tracking similar NS commercial issues using http://bugscape.mcom.com/show_bug.cgi?id=12562
Dunno if this would work... If most of the turbo problems are due to switching profiles, is there some way to quit and restart turbo when a different profile is selected and before launching the browser? Worst case, we could throw up a dialog: "quit profile manager) and disable turbo before switching to a different profile"... Switching would take a performance (and maybe a usability) hit, but most users who rarely (or never) switch profiles would get the full benefit of turbo.
We are looking into some variations on this approach, and plan to implement one of them as a fallback option to use in beta if we can't get the real problems fixed in time.
Depends on: 138274
In my opinion, bug 100846 belongs to this list too. Because of the bug, the QuickLaunch task bar icon is lost until Mozilla process is killed or computer is restarted. Absence of the icon is a major loss of QL functionality.
Thanks for keeping an eye out for QL issues Walter, but I'm not sure that it is major loss of functionality. Is the process still running? If so, then the main benefit of QL remains. The icon only provides the ability to exit, disable and incidental access to individual components, which is only lost until Mozilla restarts. Plus, this happens only after an Explorer crash, which is pretty infrequent.
Should this bug be blocked by 123633? Blake asked the same question in that bug report.
Summary: Enable QuickLaunch by default for MachV → Quicklaunch issues
Mass moving all of my open Nav/toolkit bugs to new owner.
Assignee: trudelle → sgehani
Target Milestone: mozilla1.0.1 → Future
Quicklaunch/Turbo Mode is no longer supported in Seamonkey 2 and Seamonkey1.X is in the maintenance mode (fixing only security bugs)
Status: NEW → RESOLVED
Closed: 12 years ago
Resolution: --- → WONTFIX
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