Real World Mozilla Source Code Reading Lab
This lab is designed to give you first-hand experience searching and reading Mozilla source code. This includes using on-line source indexing tools. You will also have an opportunity to better explore and understand how certain aspects of the browser work.
Use a combination of the following (i.e., try all of them) in order to do your searches.
Use IRC to find other people interested in working on the topics listed below, and collaborate there in order to build a picture of how the feature works in code:
- Go > Back (ALT+Left Arrow)
- View > Reload (CTRL+R)
- Right-click an Image > View Image
- Edit > Find in this Page...
- Bookmarks > Bookmark This Page
- Tools > Clear Private Data
- File > Close Tab
- Stop Button
You may pick another feature to examine.
You will be asked to discuss your findings at the end of the lab.