Closed Bug 1561307 Opened 4 months ago Closed 4 months ago

Add pref to enable/disable the What's New Panel feature

Categories

(Firefox :: Messaging System, enhancement, P1)

enhancement

Tracking

()

VERIFIED FIXED
Firefox 69
Iteration:
69.4 - Jun 24 - Jul 7
Tracking Status
firefox69 --- verified

People

(Reporter: rrosario, Assigned: rrosario)

References

(Blocks 2 open bugs)

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There should be a pref for the new What's New Panel feature. Normandy needs to be able to set it so we can run a holdback experiment. It could also be used to turn off the feature if something were to go wrong.

It needs to be added in browser/app/profile/firefox.js

Assignee: nobody → rrosario
Iteration: --- → 69.4 - Jun 24 - Jul 7
Pushed by rrosario@mozilla.com:
https://hg.mozilla.org/integration/autoland/rev/baa4919fcae3
Add pref to enable/disable the What's New Panel feature r=andreio
Priority: -- → P1
Status: NEW → RESOLVED
Closed: 4 months ago
Resolution: --- → FIXED
Target Milestone: --- → Firefox 69
Blocks: 1563319

I have verified that the "browser.messaging-system.whatsNewPanel.enabled" pref has landed in the latest Beta 69.0b4 (Build ID 20190712011116) and Nightly 70.0a1 (Build ID 20190714214027) on Windows 10, macOS 10.14, and Arch Linux 14.4.3.

Status: RESOLVED → VERIFIED
Blocks: 1565558
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