Closed Bug 1525626 Opened 9 months ago Closed 9 months ago

"event" ping docs incorrectly reference processStartTimestamp as processCreationTimestamp


(Toolkit :: Telemetry, enhancement, P3)




Tracking Status
firefox67 --- fixed


(Reporter: chutten, Assigned: ethompson, Mentored)


(Whiteboard: [good first bug][lang=rst])


(1 file)

There is no such thing as processCreationTimestamp in "event" pings, only processStartTimestamp

Make this mentored

Flags: needinfo?(chutten)
Priority: -- → P3

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Mentor: chutten
Flags: needinfo?(chutten)
Whiteboard: [good first bug][lang=rst]

workin' on it!

changing processCreationTimestamp to processStartTimestamp

Assignee: nobody → ethompson
Pushed by
changing processCreationTimestamp to processStartTimestamp r=chutten
Closed: 9 months ago
Resolution: --- → FIXED
Target Milestone: --- → mozilla67
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