Firefox 3.6.11 Release Candidate Builds available for testing

Carsten Book tomcat at mozilla.com
Tue Oct 5 06:43:32 PDT 2010


  Hi,

Once again, warm greetings to all of our great community testers - you 
are our most valuable resource.  We now have a Firefox 3.6.11 Release 
Candidate available for testing. Note that this builds are release 
candidates and is intended for pre-release testing.  We would like your 
help in testing the release candidate and identifying any possible 
regressions or issues.

*What to Test/Where to Get Builds**:*

(Note: If you are riding the "beta" channel, you can manually check for 
updates and update to this build). Otherwise you will have to download 
from the directory below.

ftp://ftp.mozilla.org/pub/firefox/nightly/3.6.11-candidates/build2/

Please hammer on these builds mercilessly to make sure that things work 
well!  If you notice things that worked in previous Firefox 3.6.10 and 
does not work in this release, we would like to know about it *right away*.

Read the Release Notes
*Please also make sure to read the Release Notes which detail the known 
issues and describe the complete list of changes in this version (Under 
the What's New in Firefox 3.6.11 Beta):

http://en-us.www.mozilla.com/en-US/firefox/3.6.11/releasenotes/

***_How to Report Feedback_:*
(1)   File a bug in *https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/. *Note in the comment 
if it is a regression from a previous release. Things to remember when 
filing a bug:
(a)   Always include the Build ID that you tested on.  If you type 
about: in the URL bar, this will give you the Build ID.
(b)   Always include clear Steps to Reproduce the bug
(c)   Always check to see if your bug has already been filed. This link 
will help: http://tinyurl.com/2465be
(d)   Use the regression keyword if it indeed a regression from a 
previous release.
(e)   If you happen to crash, please include the Breakpad ID in the bug. 
You can get this by typing about:crashes in the URL bar.
(f)    If you tend to run with lots of extensions, try starting Firefox 
in Safe Mode before filing to bug to see if the problem persists.  Info 
about safe mode is here: http://support.mozilla.com/en-US/kb/Safe+Mode

Of course you can also sent feedback directly to me via email: 
tomcat at mozilla.com

Also for Users still using Firefox 3.5.x - Firefox 3.5.14 release 
candidate builds is also now available on the beta channel. You can 
download the release candidate for Firefox 3.5.14 here -> 
http://ftp.mozilla.org/pub/mozilla.org/firefox/nightly/3.5.14-candidates/build3/ 
and beta release notes are here 
http://en-us.www.mozilla.com/en-US/firefox/3.5.14/releasenotes/
Thanks !

- Tomcat
Team Mozilla QA


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