(In reply to Richard Newman [:rnewman] from comment #3) > Please file an additional bug to delete any existing logs, and have it block > Bug 1042369. Hooray for less storage impact! As seen in bug 1393058, some users get the storage on their phones filled up with GC/CC logs, which are intended only for debugging. rnewman asked for a bug on deleting existing logs, so here it is.
Component: Core → General
Product: Android Background Services → Firefox for Android
OS: Unspecified → Android
Hardware: Unspecified → All
[Tracking Requested - why for this release]: This is hundreds or thousands of megabytes for affected users. This is not something we should delay in fixing.
tracking-fennec: --- → ?
status-firefox55: --- → wontfix
status-firefox56: --- → affected
status-firefox57: --- → affected
tracking-firefox57: --- → ?
Assignee: nobody → droeh
tracking-fennec: ? → +
Priority: -- → P1
status-firefox56: affected → wontfix
status-firefox58: --- → affected
I'd like to track this as a blocking bug for Fennec 57. The sooner this is fixed the better.
tracking-firefox57: ? → blocking
Dylan, could you share a status update on this bug? Thanks.
Created attachment 8919491 [details] [diff] [review] Delete Downloads/memory-reports on startup if it exists An easy enough fix once I was able to actually test it! This just uses DelayedInit to spawn a task to delete the log directory if it exists.
Created attachment 8919492 [details] [diff] [review] Delete Downloads/memory-reports on startup if it exists Forgot to include a commit message! Otherwise same as above.
Attachment #8919491 - Flags: review+
Attachment #8919492 - Flags: review?(snorp) → review+
Pushed by email@example.com: https://hg.mozilla.org/integration/mozilla-inbound/rev/bde8a772d008 Delete Downloads/memory-reports if it exists. r=snorp
Status: NEW → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: a year ago
status-firefox58: affected → fixed
Resolution: --- → FIXED
Target Milestone: --- → Firefox 58
57 blocker. Please nominate this for Beta approval when you get a chance.
Comment on attachment 8919492 [details] [diff] [review] Delete Downloads/memory-reports on startup if it exists Approval Request Comment [Feature/Bug causing the regression]: [User impact if declined]: Potentially wasting large amounts of storage on affected devices. [Is this code covered by automated tests?]: No [Has the fix been verified in Nightly?]: Yes [Needs manual test from QE? If yes, steps to reproduce]: [List of other uplifts needed for the feature/fix]: [Is the change risky?]: Minimally so [Why is the change risky/not risky?]: Deletes a directory that should only exist if we've used it for logging purposes [String changes made/needed]: None
Attachment #8919492 - Flags: approval-mozilla-beta?
Comment on attachment 8919492 [details] [diff] [review] Delete Downloads/memory-reports on startup if it exists blocking issue, taking it.
Attachment #8919492 - Flags: approval-mozilla-beta? → approval-mozilla-beta+
status-firefox57: affected → fixed
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