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Re: Turning off win64 builds

Armen Zambrano G. Nov 22, 2012 6:03 AM
Posted in group:
In case anyone want to look into what has been discussed in the past
please go ahead and read the following topics:
"Windows 64-bit Firefox - Product Recommendations" [1] - March 12, 2012

 From Product's perspective we were recommended in March to maintain the
experimental nightly builds.

I would nevertheless recommend giving them a prompt telling them that
Windows 32-bit is maintained at this point and that they can migrate to
Windows 32-bit.

I would ask to move Win64 users on other branches to mozilla-central's.


On 2012-11-21 11:19 AM, Benjamin Smedberg wrote:
> On 11/16/2012 1:11 PM, Benjamin Smedberg wrote:
>> For these reasons, I would like to propose that we disable the 64-bit
>> Windows nightly builds. We should publish a custom update to move
>> current win64 nightly users back onto win32.
> Thank you to everyone who participated in this thread. Given the
> existing information, I have decided to proceed with disabling windows
> 64-bit nightly and hourly builds. Please let us consider this discussion
> closed unless there is critical new information which needs to be
> presented.
> --BDS