Closed Bug 1332557 Opened 7 years ago Closed 7 years ago
Consider enabling sync success logs by default on Nightly
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We regularly get bug reports from Nightly users. It would be helpful, and within the scope of what Nightly is for, to have services.sync.log.appender.file.logOnSuccess be true on Nightly by default - that way we could ask such users for their logs and be more likely to have something useful. (We could also argue this for Aurora, but one yak at a time ;)
Can I still take this?
Of course! Do you already have your Firefox build environment set up? If not, check out https://developer.mozilla.org/en-US/docs/Mozilla/Developer_guide/Introduction. You'll want to add the pref to http://searchfox.org/mozilla-central/rev/546a05fec017cb785fca62a5199d42812a6a1fd3/services/sync/services-sync.js, and change the `moz.build` file in that directory so that it preprocesses the prefs file. Have a look at the DevTools prefs file (http://searchfox.org/mozilla-central/rev/546a05fec017cb785fca62a5199d42812a6a1fd3/devtools/client/preferences/devtools.js) and its build manifest for an example of how to set a Nightly-only pref. Please feel free to ask questions here, or on IRC in the #sync channel, if you get stuck. Thanks for taking this on!
I have taken on this bug as it was unassigned and have submitted on https://reviewboard-hg.mozilla.org/gecko/rev/dfe1120f6dbc however, it is not appearing as a MozReview Request here, so I'm attaching it separately.
Comment on attachment 8843560 [details] [diff] [review] Enabled sync success logs by default only on Nightly That looks exactly correct, thanks.
Assignee: nobody → bharatraghunthan9767
This needs to be in diff format to be landed.
Should I make obsolete the previous attachment #8843560 [details] [diff] [review] or leave it as it is?
Comment on attachment 8843834 [details] [diff] [review] Enabled sync success logs by default only on Nightly - submitting as diff/patch Review of attachment 8843834 [details] [diff] [review]: ----------------------------------------------------------------- Thanks - I previously looked at the reviewboard commit - you should probably work out what went wrong there as using reviewboard is much simpler for reviewers.
Pushed by firstname.lastname@example.org: https://hg.mozilla.org/integration/mozilla-inbound/rev/c651974bb5ce Enable sync success logs by default only on Nightly r=markh
Comment to attachment #8843834 [details] [diff] [review] https://reviewboard-hg.mozilla.org/gecko/rev/dfe1120f6dbc Is there anything more to be done or is the bug fixed?
backed out for test failures like https://treeherder.mozilla.org/logviewer.html#?job_id=81812063&repo=mozilla-inbound
Backout by email@example.com: https://hg.mozilla.org/integration/mozilla-inbound/rev/af18a377c790 Backed out changeset c651974bb5ce for test failures in test_service_migratePrefs.js
Should I modify test_service_migratePrefs.js to test for Nightly or not, or change the code in services-sync.js (like changing order of the prefs etc.)?
Flags: needinfo?(bharatraghunthan9767) → needinfo?(markh)
Thanks for your contribution, and my apologies for not noticing the change would cause test failures. The test should be changed (even though it's now out of date) - if you add near the top of the file: Cu.import("resource://gre/modules/AppConstants.jsm"); const LOG_ON_SUCCESS_DEFAULT = AppConstants.NIGHTLY_BUILD; then change: do_check_eq(Svc.Prefs.get("log.appender.file.logOnSuccess"), false); to: do_check_eq(Svc.Prefs.get("log.appender.file.logOnSuccess"), LOG_ON_SUCCESS_DEFAULT); The test will pass. Seeing as it has been backed out once, we really need to run a try build for this, so you will need to work out how to push to mozreview, and we can trigger a test build from that. Please catch us in IRC in the #sync channel if you still have trouble pushing to mozreview. I also opened bug 1345009 to remove the code that caused the failure, so I guess if you are keen you could take that other bug first, after which no further changes would be needed here :)
Pushed to the reviewboard in order for the patch to be landed
Try is failing with an "E" error that indicates your local tree is a week or so old and needs updating - could you please rebase your patches against a current mozilla-central, modify the commit message so it has ". r?markh" at the end, then re-push to reviewboard? You could then push you own try build too (or I'm happy to do that) - I expect try will then pass and I can push it for you. https://developer.mozilla.org/en-US/docs/Mercurial/Using_Mercurial#How_can_I_generate_a_patch_for_somebody_else_to_check-in_for_me.3F has more info. Thanks for your patches and your patience!
Please review the MozReview Request of Comment 20 not Comment 19 as it was a mistake.
Something strange has gone on with that patch - https://reviewboard.mozilla.org/r/118104/diff/3/ shows only one .patch file. It's not possible to review an earlier iteration of the patch, so I think you need to push a new patch with only the changes and no .patch files.
I'm sorry, it was because my local copy of the mozilla-central repo was in a mess with multiple branches suddenly created that may have caused the problem. I hope it's fine now?
Comment on attachment 8844774 [details] Bug 1332557 - Enable sync success logs by default on Nightly. https://reviewboard.mozilla.org/r/118104/#review120802 The try run looks good! :) Can you please change the commit message to "Bug 1332557 - Enable sync success logs by default on Nightly. r?markh" and re-push it, then I'll land it. Thanks!
Changed the commit message accordingly and re-pushed it. Now please try landing it.
Comment on attachment 8844774 [details] Bug 1332557 - Enable sync success logs by default on Nightly. https://reviewboard.mozilla.org/r/118104/#review120964 Thanks!
Attachment #8844774 - Flags: review?(markh) → review+
Pushed by firstname.lastname@example.org: https://hg.mozilla.org/integration/autoland/rev/b0abf85ea5e1 Enable sync success logs by default on Nightly. r=markh
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