Closed Bug 968341 Opened 7 years ago Closed 7 years ago
Initial sync for clients added to an existing account should not set next sync to 24 hours
When adding additional clients to an existing account the initial sync should not set the next sync 24 hours. eg. Sync.SyncScheduler DEBUG Next sync in 86400000 ms. It should be setting itself immediateInterval (90 seconds) or activeInterval (10 minutes). Most likely immediateInterval.
I'd flip this around a little bit: newly-added clients should schedule a sync for a few minutes later, and they'll switch into the right mode automatically. (Optimally it would sync immediately after the other devices on the account.) Related problem: if the *first* device you use is a desktop, then you add another device, the first device won't know it's now in a multi-device scenario until the next day. Unlike with the pairing flow, there's no way to notify it to switch. It might be worth dropping the single-device interval down to something smaller.
Sync Now on both clients is not changing the interval. Both clients think it is a single-device. Auto-sync is blocked by this.
Severity: normal → blocker
(In reply to [:tracy] Tracy Walker - QA Mentor from comment #2) > Sync Now on both clients is not changing the interval. Both clients think > it is a single-device. Auto-sync is blocked by this. And they're syncing to exactly the same storage server URL? Can you paste the POST /.../clients log lines from each client? What's the value of services.sync.client.GUID on each client?
In client I see history sync from client to client but nothing else. client A: 1391627417354 Sync.Collection DEBUG mesg: POST success 200 https://sync-2-us-east-1.sync.services.mozilla.com/1.5/10400/storage/history 1391627417354 Sync.Collection DEBUG POST success 200 https://sync-2-us-east-1.sync.services.mozilla.com/1.5/10400/storage/history clientB: 1391629131383 Sync.Collection DEBUG mesg: POST success 200 https://sync-2-us-east-1.sync.services.mozilla.com/1.5/10400/storage/history 1391629131383 Sync.Collection DEBUG POST success 200 https://sync-2-us-east-1.sync.services.mozilla.com/1.5/10400/storage/history in every sync log, both clients show: 1391628803723 Sync.Synchronizer DEBUG Refreshing client list. 1391628803723 Sync.Engine.Clients INFO 0 outgoing items pre-reconciliation 1391628803724 Sync.Engine.Clients INFO Records: 0 applied, 0 successfully, 0 failed to apply, 0 newly failed to apply, 0 reconciled. 1391628803724 Sync.Synchronizer INFO Updating enabled engines: 1 clients.
Likely due to Bug 968512 which was causing the clients to not correct fetch other client's records.
Depends on: 968512
The "next sync in" numbers look better for me after deploying fix in Bug 968512, please re-test against latest prod servers.
(In reply to Ryan Kelly [:rfkelly] from comment #6) > The "next sync in" numbers look better for me after deploying fix in Bug > 968512, please re-test against latest prod servers. yes, works with Nightlies from 20140207 mrking fixed by 968512. note: I filed bug 969555 to reduce the singleDevice interval to something shorter than 24 hours so the initial client on an account can catchup to syncing with other devices sooner.
Status: NEW → RESOLVED
Closed: 7 years ago
Resolution: --- → FIXED
Component: Firefox Sync: Backend → Sync
Product: Cloud Services → Firefox
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