From Bug 714716 Comment 0:
> Lion Finder adds a new way of sorting applications: by Category; this is
> similar to sorting in the Mac App store. LSApplicationCategoryType is the
> Safari is listed under 'productivity' here. Camino is currently listed
> under 'others'. Other categories listed in Apple's doc below.
See Also TB Bug 802704 - [OS X] add LSApplicationCategoryType to the info.plist
> See Also TB Bug 802704 - [OS X] add LSApplicationCategoryType to the info.plist
Firefox: Bug 802703 - [OS X] add LSApplicationCategoryType to the info.plist
Created attachment 675549 [details] [diff] [review]
Patch v1.0 Proposed fix.
Fixes some whitespace irregularities.
FX Bug 802703 - Add LSApplicationCategoryType to the Info.plist so that Firefox shows up under Productivity when sorting applications by Application Category in Finder.
Bug 736689. Disable tearing on OS X.
> We tear much worse than all other browser on OS X. I'm told this change was
> originally done for performance, but it doesn't seem to make much difference
> anymore: http://tinyurl.com/7ay3jzo. I expect because we no longer paint very
> much to the window context, we no longer see the improvement this used to
> bring. In addition, the refresh driver already coalesces paints.
Does NOT port:
* Bug 650451 - Associate the application with playable media types on Mac.
* Bug 474401 - Firefox on Mac does not register itself as being capable of opening SVG files.
Pushed comm-central changeset bb9726218797: