Bug 685727 - Remove What's New page from the Firefox Update Experience, r=gavin. Don't see the point to build for this little change so DONTBUILD
authorChristian Legnitto <clegnitto@mozilla.com>
Thu, 08 Sep 2011 20:12:08 -0700
changeset 78081 59e530a7f0dd03ffe0ba2cec1510d1bc11e204b1
parent 78080 b57d50c6c0469330e0a4c9c460203c644f64f820
child 78082 164976bffd31fdf47f61923b5d25aa48e245da5b
child 78257 8b0512ae3405e012af4cf099986acd884838e5c7
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push userclegnitto@mozilla.com
push dateFri, 16 Dec 2011 17:32:24 +0000
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Bug 685727 - Remove What's New page from the Firefox Update Experience, r=gavin. Don't see the point to build for this little change so DONTBUILD
browser/branding/official/pref/firefox-branding.js
--- a/browser/branding/official/pref/firefox-branding.js
+++ b/browser/branding/official/pref/firefox-branding.js
@@ -1,9 +1,10 @@
-pref("startup.homepage_override_url","http://www.mozilla.com/%LOCALE%/%APP%/%VERSION%/whatsnew/");
+// Fight update fatigue by suppressing whatsnew tab opening after update (bug 685727)
+pref("startup.homepage_override_url","");
 pref("startup.homepage_welcome_url","http://www.mozilla.com/%LOCALE%/%APP%/%VERSION%/firstrun/");
 // Interval: Time between checks for a new version (in seconds)
 // nightly=6 hours, official=24 hours
 pref("app.update.interval", 86400);
 // The time interval between the downloading of mar file chunks in the
 // background (in seconds)
 pref("app.update.download.backgroundInterval", 600);
 // URL user can browse to manually if for some reason all update installation