By Harald Leithner on 2019-09-30 11:09 in Production

Date: September 24, 2019

Time: 17:00 UTC

Total time of meeting: 80 minutes


Participants: Harald Leithner (Department Coordinator),Marco Dings (Team Leader), Benjamin Trenkle (Team Leader), Hannes Papenberg (Team Leader), Nicola Galgano (Team Leader), David Jardin (Team Leader), Robert Deutz (Team Leader)

Apologies: Ilagnayeru Manickam (Team Leader), Stefan Wajda (Team Leader),  George Wilson (Release Lead), Mike Brandner (Team Leader), Puneet Kala (Team Leader), Philip Walton (Team Leader),  Luca Marzo (Assistant to the DC)


Discussion outline

Automated Testing Team

  • Patchtester: Changes and Future
  • Sprint in October
  • Working on our new server setup for test, we have now a windows 10 server for testing basically setup up.

Bug Squad

  • Number of open issues is high and don’t go down
  • The DATETIME real NULL is started and pr’s have submitted
  • The prepared statement conversion  needs tests
  • Backend template numbers/motion

CMS Release Team

  • Joomla 3.9.12 released today
  • Cleanup old PRs with PLT feedback
  • Testing of 3.9.12 has been underway since last week. One issue came to light but seems to be an isolated issue not able to be replicated by others on the team

Documentation Team

  • Preparation of PBF event is ongoing
  • We did a YT Webinar last saturday, online on YT

Joomla Enhancement Development Team

  • Page Builder Working Group

New Team Lead: Franciska Perisa

First announcement in Gießen, lot of positive feedback from the people for Franciska

Software Architecture & Strategy Team


  • Extensive one on one talks, “global” conference call planned for next week
  • David N back in the fold
  • Haralds vision document was shared but for whatever reason not “received” by team. Have to look into that..