Full Article Attached What is a Mozilla Alpha?

Thursday November 25th, 1999

The folks at have written up what they think the criteria for Mozilla becoming 'Alpha' is. Click the full article link below to find out what they think, and post talkback so people know what you think.

#39 Uptime and safe crashes

by Anon

Friday November 26th, 1999 11:33 AM

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After reading all of the responses here, I realized that there might be a safe way of trapping errors before they hit the OS. Create a macro that surround try, catch, and throw in a header that works at the root level of all of your source files. Have the macros resolve to try, catch, and throw iff a debug value is defined, but into no ops if it isn't. This way you can have a all of your code handle errors internally before the program is force killed for the test versions, but you can strip out the test code for the golden releases. Just my 2 cents.