TL;DR Fission is happening and our first "Milestone" is targeted at
the end of February. Please file bugs related to fission and mark them as
"Fission Milestone: ?" so we can triage them into the correct milestone.
A little than more a year ago, a serious security flaw affecting almost …
An interesting problem which I've seen come up decently often in C++ code generators is how to deal with what I'm calling "partially generated classes". We want to generate methods and members for a class which call other methods on that class added by the implementation.
Recently I was working on some patches to clean up and improve the code in
Gecko's XPConnect module. As they ended up being somewhat complex & required me
obtaining a lot of information about how XPConnect works, I ended up writing
some pretty in-depth commit messages.