Closed Bug 1714595 Opened 2 months ago Closed 2 months ago

Make the about:home startup cache something that can be toggled via Nimbus

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(Firefox :: New Tab Page, task)

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RESOLVED FIXED
91 Branch
Tracking Status
firefox90 --- fixed
firefox91 --- fixed

People

(Reporter: mconley, Assigned: mconley)

References

(Blocks 1 open bug)

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We're interested in running an experiment with the about:home startup cache using Nimbus / ExperimentsAPI. This bug tracks landing the infrastructure work for that.

Attachment #9225219 - Attachment description: WIP: Bug 1714595 - Allow about:home startup cache to be toggled via Nimbus. r?k88hudson! → Bug 1714595 - Allow about:home startup cache to be toggled via Nimbus. r?k88hudson!
Pushed by mconley@mozilla.com:
https://hg.mozilla.org/integration/autoland/rev/8539b00f7bed
Allow about:home startup cache to be toggled via Nimbus. r=k88hudson
Status: NEW → RESOLVED
Closed: 2 months ago
Resolution: --- → FIXED
Target Milestone: --- → 91 Branch

Comment on attachment 9225219 [details]
Bug 1714595 - Allow about:home startup cache to be toggled via Nimbus. r?k88hudson!

Beta/Release Uplift Approval Request

  • User impact if declined: None. This patch will help to power an Experiment I hope to run on v90.
  • Is this code covered by automated tests?: Yes
  • Has the fix been verified in Nightly?: Yes
  • 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): Very low risk patch that changes the about:home startup cache mechanism so that it uses the Nimbus instead of directly using preferences to turn itself on.
  • String changes made/needed: None.
Attachment #9225219 - Flags: approval-mozilla-beta?

Comment on attachment 9225219 [details]
Bug 1714595 - Allow about:home startup cache to be toggled via Nimbus. r?k88hudson!

approved for 90.0b9

Attachment #9225219 - Flags: approval-mozilla-beta? → approval-mozilla-beta+
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