If an Addon or Library includes another library as a dependency, it can do require('library/module'). With the name being stored in the package, it's possible for the library owner to change the name, and it will break all users using the package name in the require statements. Instead, the name should be saved into the revision, so that way if the owner ever changes the name, it wont change for users of that library until they update to the newest revision.
Assignee: nobody → zaloon
Severity: normal → major
Priority: -- → P1
Target Milestone: --- → Builder 0.9.6
Done - https://github.com/mozilla/FlightDeck/commit/7126afcbc0463275a4cc2021da91a53893299f5d There is still a need to change the updated dependency name after it's name been changed and updated to the latest version. This wasn't working before. I marked it with XXX in Sidebar.js
Status: NEW → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 8 years ago
Resolution: --- → FIXED
Product: addons.mozilla.org → addons.mozilla.org Graveyard
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