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Performance testing Firefox OS on reference devices

A while back I wrote about the LEGO harness I created for Eideticker to hold both the device and camera in place. Since then there has been a couple of iterations of the harness. When we started testing against our … Continue reading

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Hunting for performance regressions in Firefox OS

At Mozilla we’re running performance tests against Firefox OS devices several times a day, and you can see these results on our dashboard. Unfortunately it takes a while to run these tests, which means we’re not able to run them … Continue reading

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Building a harness for Eideticker… with LEGO

Since July, I’ve started to get involved with the Eideticker project, which aims to measure response times and frame rates for both Firefox for Android and Firefox OS. I’ve mostly been involved with the Firefox OS work, which involves pointing … Continue reading

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Running Firefox OS UI Tests Without a Device (revised)

Note: This is revised version of a previous blog post due to some important changes on running Firefox OS UI tests on the Firefox OS desktop build. It’s still a little difficult to get your hands on a device that … Continue reading

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Running Firefox OS UI Tests Without a Device

Note: This post has been revised. It’s a little difficult to get your hands on a device that can run Firefox OS right now, but if you’re interested in running the UI tests a device is not essential. This guide … Continue reading

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Announcing pytest-mozwebqa 1.0

Finally I can announce that I have released version 1.0 of the pytest plugin used by Mozilla’s Web QA team! It’s been in use for several months now, but I’ve paid off some long standing technical debt, and now consider … Continue reading

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Mozilla application downloader released

This week part of the Automation Tools team have gathered at the London Mozilla Space to work on migrating our Firefox automated UI tests to Mozmill 2.0. A considerable part of this work is converting our automation scripts repository, which … Continue reading

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