June 13 WebExtension APIs Triage Meeting


(Caitlin Neiman) #1

The following WebExtensions APIs will be sorted and prioritized at the June 13 triage meeting at 17:30 UTC/10:30am Pacific. If any of these APIs impact or interest you, please join us. For more information about the meeting, please visit the triage wiki.

If you would like to submit a WebExtensions Experiment for feedback, please file an issue on Github and let us know.

  • Improved Tracking Protection - WE Experiment
  • Bug 1347738 - Cache control functionality
  • Bug 1365355 - Consider hiding scheme and hash in moz-extension:// scheme URLS
  • Bug 1318532 - Support ‘iframe mozbrowser’ in WebExtensions
  • Bug 1356309 - Chrome compatability - WebExtensions should be able to create “real” mouse events
  • Bug 1361327 - WebExtensions: new Omnibox API which would allow overriding the Autocomplete Popup

(erosman) #2

Thank you Caitlin

Would you mind asking about Bug 1352653?
I asked Andy but he didn’t know.


(Caitlin Neiman) #3

Hi @erosman! What I’ve heard is that transitionQualifiers property probably could be added to webNavigation.onBeforeNavigate. The API is still marked as a P5 and is open for contributors to pick up.


(erosman) #4

Thank you @caitmuenster
If there was someone to walk me trough it, I might be able to help (but I don’t know for sure)