Firefox + Thunderbird crash reports are now going to

Bryan Quigley gquigs at
Mon Oct 5 15:19:29 UTC 2015


I'm happy to keep an eye out.

By the way, why do we use the Mozilla crash reporter instead of errors
for Firefox?

There seems to be significant differences in the number of
plugin-container crashes sent to errors [1] vs mozilla's site [2].

Kind regards,


On Mon, Oct 5, 2015 at 10:49 AM, Chris Coulson <chrisccoulson at> wrote:
> Hi,
> Given some ongoing issues with symbol uploads, I have just disabled the
> upstream crash reporter in both Firefox and Thunderbird for all
> releases. This means that crash reports will be going to
> rather than Mozilla's crash database for the next few
> weeks.
> As upstream developers aren't looking there, I would appreciate some
> help with keeping an eye out for major issues and ensuring that those
> are forwarded upstream.
> I should stress that this change is temporary.
> Regards
> - Chris
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