By Marco Dings on 2020-07-23 10:33 in Production

Production Dept. Meeting MINUTES
- june  16, 2020


Scheduled duration: 45min

Duration: ??min

Participants: Benjamin Trenkle (Team Leader), Carlos Cámara (Team Leader), George Wilson (Release Lead 4.0) Hannes Papenberg (Team Leader), Marco Dings (Department Coordinator), Nicola Galgano (Team Leader), Niels Braczek (Team Leader), Philip Walton (Team Leader), Robert Deutz (Team Leader), Tobias Zulauf (Release Lead 3.10),

Absent:  David Jardin (Team Leader), Harald Leithner (Release Lead 3.9) , Ilagnayeru Manickam (Team Leader), Mike Brandner (Team Leader), Llewellyn van der Merwe (Assistant Department Coordinator)


Agenda Items & minutes

Production Department Coordinator (Marco Dings)

Talk Topics:

  1. Budget

Updates/Proposed Topics:

  1. GSOC team moved to working group pending availability of new TL

Joomla! Enhancement Development Team (Benjamin Trenkle)

Working groups [nfm]

  • Multi Domain Research (JEDT - MD)

    1. In formation

  • Page Builder (JEDT - PB)

    1. In formation

  • Tour Guide

    1. First concept in creation

  • Workflow (JEDT - WF)

    1. Will be closed

Updates/Proposed Topics:

  1. Community magazine will post a search request for developer (vuejs/PHP) with the help of the VET

Joomla Accessibility Team (Carlos Cámara Mora)

Updates/Proposed Topics:

  1. [RD] Server resources provided

Security Strike Team (David Jardin)

Updates/Proposed Topics:

  1. RIPS will move to a new machine with double power, speeding up scans - ETA in the next 2 weeks

  2. First bunch of reports for J4 received, deciding on a case-per-case base if they are handled in private or if they are moved to the public tracker

Automated Testing Team (Hannes Papenberg)

Talk Topics:

  1. nothing


Release Leads (George Wilson, Tobias Zulauf Harald Leithner)

* Release Lead 4.0 (George Wilson)

  1. Beta was released

  2. Intention to release beta 2 on Tuesday 30th June

    1. So far two minor b/c breaks in filter package (PR: 29517) and data package (PR: 29270)

Bug Squad (Nicola Galgano)

Talk Topics:

  1. Huge number of open issues after beta from 580 to 660

  2. Strategy for new beta releases

Software Architecture & Strategy Team (Niels Braczek)

Updates/Proposed Topics:

  1. We’re changing the meeting schedule to monthly instead of bi-weekly. JVP will be updated accordingly.

  2. We started on having a look at Laravel packages as a possible replacement for our own framework packages. WIP.

  3. No news regarding the RfC-RfC.


CMS Release Team (Philip Walton)

Updates/Proposed Topics:

  1. [RD] Server resources provided 

  2. Marco suggested a second source which I have to investigate 

  3. The last release went well and the team has grown

  4. Have sent some comments from the team to Llewellyn regarding the component. 

CMS Maintenance Team (Robert Deutz)

Talk Topics:

  1. Nothing