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 > key. > > Safari is listed under 'productivity' here. Camino is currently listed > under 'others'. Other categories listed in Apple's doc below. Reference doc: http://developer.apple.com/library/mac/#documentation/General/Reference/InfoPlistKeyReference/Articles/LaunchServicesKeys.html#//apple_ref/doc/uid/TP40009250-SW8 See Also TB Bug 802704 - [OS X] add LSApplicationCategoryType to the info.plist
Camino: http://hg.mozilla.org/camino/rev/0b3606a4f38f > See Also TB Bug 802704 - [OS X] add LSApplicationCategoryType to the info.plist Firefox: Bug 802703 - [OS X] add LSApplicationCategoryType to the info.plist https://hg.mozilla.org/mozilla-central/rev/50083503d2e0
Created attachment 675549 [details] [diff] [review] Patch v1.0 Proposed fix. Fixes some whitespace irregularities. Ports: 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.