Awesomebar styling / animation tweaks

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P3
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2 years ago
10 months ago

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(Reporter: jaws, Unassigned)

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(Blocks: 1 bug)

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Bug Flags:
qe-verify +

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(Not tracked)

Details

(Whiteboard: [reserve-photon-animation])

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Posted video awesomebar2.mp4
There are some subtle animation tweaks that we are going to for Photon to the Awesomebar. Highlighting of the hovered row, animating the identity block to a search glass, and animating the size of the popup if it shrinks or expands with changes to the contents.

See the attached MP4 for a demo of what it should look like.
Whiteboard: [photon]
At 0m8s we can see "netflix.com/browse" and "http://mozilla.app.box.com". This is exactly the cool stuff we want <3. (neutral encryption: a hidden "https://" on wired.com at the beginning of the video)
There may be an inconsistency: Currently your example shows an implemented bug 1158191. I thought bug 1002724 would come as a first step.
What would happen if I would click on "bold.pixel.com/ Visit" or had typed in www.from-a-billboard.example? I would expect a connection over https here. As an interim solution you could show a grey http at the beginning. "http://[...] Visit" Maybe with a pref "network.https.tryfirst" in the context of https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1002724#c35 to change it to the currently shown behavior?
Good catch! This bug is only about the animation seen in the video. I'm not don't know who is/isn't working on or if these other things you may see in the video are being worked on right now.
Whiteboard: [photon] → [photon-animation]
Flags: qe-verify+
Priority: -- → P2
QA Contact: jwilliams
Priority: P2 → P3
Whiteboard: [photon-animation] → [reserve-photon-animation]
Priority: P3 → P4
Just a quick note here: there's been a lot that has been changing (and still is) with regards to search, so this should definitely go through another round of design/sanity check before we start to build it.
QA Contact: jwilliams → stefan.georgiev
Priority: P4 → P3
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