TelemetrySend must decide on its own when to use the pingsender

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Toolkit
Telemetry
P3
normal
a year ago
a year ago

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(Reporter: Dexter, Unassigned)

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Description

a year ago
From bug 1120370 comment 44:

(In reply to Georg Fritzsche [:gfritzsche] from bug 1120370 comment #44)
> > > Shouldn't TelemetrySend know when to use the ping sender?
> > 
> > It doesn't, TelemetrySend just reads the options field and decides how to
> > send the stuff. However, if we were to change TelemetrySend to automatically
> > use the pingsender when shutting down, this would also make other pings
> > (e.g. saved-session) use it.
> 
> We need at least a follow-up on this.
> You don't need to enable it for all pings.
> You can keep a flag that means "send immediately if shutting down" or keep
> an internal list of these in TelemetrySend.
> On TelemetrySend shutdown you check outstanding pings and use the pingsender
> where required.
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Updated

a year ago
Points: --- → 2
Priority: -- → P3
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