Add a "Hal" component in "Core" product for code in hal/

RESOLVED FIXED

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RESOLVED FIXED
7 years ago
7 years ago

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(Reporter: mounir, Assigned: dkl)

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Production

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(Reporter)

Description

7 years ago
Currently, the best way to file a bug concerning hal is to file it under Widget or DOM but hal isn't like widget and isn't directly related to DOM.
We should have a proper way to file hal bugs with a dedicated component: Core::Hal.
can you please provide a full description of the component.

see https://wiki.mozilla.org/BMO/Requesting_Changes#Components for the requirements 
and https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/describecomponents.cgi?product=Core for example descriptions.

thanks :)

Comment 2

7 years ago
To bikeshed this, I really think that if we need this at all it should be "Hardware Abstraction Layer (HAL)", since I had to go asking on IRC what "hal" was.
(Reporter)

Comment 3

7 years ago
Name: "Hardware Abstraction Layer (HAL)"
Product: "Core"
Description:
"""
For bugs in the Hardware Abstraction Layer (HAL) code regardless of the backend.

Example of appropriate bugs: implementation of a new feature for a backend, fixing a bug for a specific backend or general bugs regarding HAL.
"""

We should probably have hal@core.bugs as a QA contact.

Let me know if something is still needed.
(Assignee)

Comment 4

7 years ago
done
Assignee: nobody → dkl
Status: NEW → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 7 years ago
Resolution: --- → FIXED
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