README.txt
author Jed Davis <jld@mozilla.com>
Tue, 17 Jun 2014 17:54:00 +0200
changeset 210104 7958c801c56ae9b74aac24d854b6cc37a28376ad
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Bug 1011350 - Add mfbt support for PR_SET_VMA_ANON_NAME. r=njn r=froydnj This is a Linux kernel feature present in newer Android and B2G devices which allows attaching an arbitrary name to an anonymous memory regions, thus tagging it for the purposes of procfs mapping lists and causing it to be reported separately from adjacent regions with different names.

An explanation of the Mozilla Source Code Directory Structure and links to
project pages with documentation can be found at:

    https://developer.mozilla.org/en/Mozilla_Source_Code_Directory_Structure

For information on how to build Mozilla from the source code, see:

    http://developer.mozilla.org/en/docs/Build_Documentation

To have your bug fix / feature added to Mozilla, you should create a patch and
submit it to Bugzilla (https://bugzilla.mozilla.org). Instructions are at:

    http://developer.mozilla.org/en/docs/Creating_a_patch
    http://developer.mozilla.org/en/docs/Getting_your_patch_in_the_tree

If you have a question about developing Mozilla, and can't find the solution
on http://developer.mozilla.org, you can try asking your question in a
mozilla.* Usenet group, or on IRC at irc.mozilla.org. [The Mozilla news groups
are accessible on Google Groups, or news.mozilla.org with a NNTP reader.]

You can download nightly development builds from the Mozilla FTP server.
Keep in mind that nightly builds, which are used by Mozilla developers for
testing, may be buggy. Firefox nightlies, for example, can be found at:

    ftp://ftp.mozilla.org/pub/firefox/nightly/latest-trunk/
            - or -
    http://nightly.mozilla.org/