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Archive for February, 2009

Thunderbird 3.1a1pre update

Tuesday, February 17th, 2009 Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off

A while ago I posted that we were "branching" our builds and setting up 3.1x builds alongside the existing 3.0x builds to cover the mozilla-central and mozilla-1.9.1 core branches. We have already caught and handled several regressions as a result of ...

Jemalloc comes to Thunderbird on Windows

Tuesday, February 17th, 2009 Posted in Mozilla, Thunderbird | 3 Comments »

For a while now I've had a task on my plate to enable jemalloc for Thunderbird on Windows builds, after confirming it doesn't regress performance. A few weeks ago, I managed to finish writing a start-up performance test (although still run ...

Heather Ruth Banner

Wednesday, February 11th, 2009 Posted in Uncategorized | 16 Comments »

Rebecca and I are proud to announce the birth of Heather Ruth Banner. Born 11th February 2009, 5:26am. Weight 8lbs 1oz. I'll be taking some time off over the next couple of weeks as we settle down with our new addition, ...