Mozilla Foundation activities, week ending 2008/07/04

This is my report on activities related to the Mozilla Foundation for the week ending July 4, 2008. My apologies for the delay in posting this.

Projects for the week

Here’s a summary of what Foundation-related activities went on that week; for more information about others’ activities please see the blogs published by David Boswell, Gerv Markham, and Zak Greant.

  • Mozilla Foundation future
  • Grants and related expenditures
    • Peter Jaros completed work on his Camino scriptability project (a 2007 grant); for more information see bugs 390072 (preliminary support), 385989 (windows and tabs), and 390846 (bookmarks).
    • I received and started reviewing two new accessibility-related grant applications.
  • CAs and related issues
    • I started the first public comment period for EV-related requests from GlobalSign.
  • Public communication
  • Conferences
    • Zak continued work on the proposed FOSSCoach event at OSCON.
  • Other
    • Gerv continued work on projects from last week, including tracking Google Summer of Code work for Mozilla-related projects, updating the public suffix list, working toward the proposed Bugzilla reorganization, reviewing a new proposal for site security policies, posting a proposal for replacing the Despot system, and various other things.

Upcoming events and activities

  • David, Gerv, and Zak will be attending OSCON (July 21-25 in Portland OR) and the Firefox Summit (July 29-31 in Whistler BC). I will be attending the Firefox Summit but not OSCON.