Closed Bug 1519170 Opened 3 years ago Closed 3 years ago

Re-renew GEOLOCATION_REQUEST_GRANTED probe

Categories

(Core :: DOM: Geolocation, defect)

66 Branch
defect
Not set
normal

Tracking

()

RESOLVED FIXED
mozilla66
Tracking Status
firefox64 --- unaffected
firefox65 --- fixed
firefox66 --- fixed

People

(Reporter: tdsmith, Assigned: tdsmith)

References

Details

Attachments

(1 file, 1 obsolete file)

The GEOLOCATION_REQUEST_GRANTED probe was renewed in Bug #1494496 to support targeting for a survey project that I originally expected to launch in November. Thanks to the usual vagaries of IRBs, holidays, and other priorities, we haven't launched yet, and the probe expiry is configured to stop collecting in 65. To mitigate the risk of failing to deploy the survey before the targeting probe expires, I'd like to bump the probe expiration out another couple of releases and uplift to beta.

I think we're actually ready to launch now so I'm confident another 12 weeks will be more than enough time and we won't have to repeat this exercise again.

I expect the data review in Bug #1494496 provides coverage for this change.

The `GEOLOCATION_REQUEST_GRANTED` probe was renewed in Bug #1494496 to support targeting for a survey project that I originally expected to launch in November. Thanks to the usual vagaries of IRBs, holidays, and other priorities, we haven't launched yet, and the probe expiry is configured to stop collecting in 65. To mitigate the risk of failing to deploy the survey before the targeting probe expires, I'd like to bump the probe expiration out another couple of releases and uplift to beta.

I think we're actually ready to launch now so I'm confident another 12 weeks will be more than enough time and we won't have to repeat this exercise again.

I expect the data review in Bug #1494496 provides coverage for this change.
Assignee: nobody → tdsmith
Status: NEW → ASSIGNED
Pushed by tismith@mozilla.com:
https://hg.mozilla.org/integration/autoland/rev/2ef82a9b2ae9
Re-renew GEOLOCATION_REQUEST_GRANTED probe r=chutten
Attached file Beta uplift approval request (obsolete) —

[Beta/Release Uplift Approval Request]

Feature/Bug causing the regression: n/a; probe used for Heartbeat survey targeting

User impact if declined: No user impact. If declined, we may not be able to efficiently target users for a Heartbeat survey about attitudes towards geolocation privacy.

Is this code covered by automated tests?: No

Has the fix been verified in Nightly?: No

Needs manual test from QE?: No

If yes, steps to reproduce:

List of other uplifts needed: None

Risk to taking this patch: Low

Why is the change risky/not risky? (and alternatives if risky): Not risky; modifies a probe expiration in Histograms.json

String changes made/needed: None

Attachment #9035938 - Flags: approval-mozilla-beta?

In the future, you can just request approval directly on the Phabricator attachment instead of creating a new one :)

Status: ASSIGNED → RESOLVED
Closed: 3 years ago
Resolution: --- → FIXED
Target Milestone: --- → mozilla66
Attachment #9035938 - Attachment is obsolete: true
Attachment #9035938 - Flags: approval-mozilla-beta?

Comment on attachment 9035676 [details]
Bug 1519170 - Re-renew GEOLOCATION_REQUEST_GRANTED probe

[Triage Comment]
Updates a Geolocation Telemetry probe expiration. Approved for 65.0b11.

Attachment #9035676 - Flags: approval-mozilla-beta+
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