By Marco Dings on 2020-07-23 10:42 in Production

Production Dept. Meeting MINUTES
- July 14, 2020
1900 CEST, UTC+2  Event time TZ



Scheduled duration: 45min

Duration: ??min

Participants: Benjamin Trenkle (Team Leader), George Wilson (Release Lead 4.0), , Marco Dings (Department Coordinator),  Nicola Galgano (Team Leader), , Philip Walton (Team Leader), Tobias Zulauf (Release Lead 3.10),

Absent with notice: David Jardin (Team Leader), Niels Braczek (Team Leader), Robert Deutz (Team Leader), Hannes Papenberg (Team Leader), Harald Leithner (Release Lead 3.9), Carlos Cámara (Team Leader),

Absent without notice:Mike Brandner (Team Leader), Llewellyn van der Merwe (Assistant Department Coordinator), Ilagnayeru Manickam (Team Leader)

Agenda Items & minutes

Production Department Coordinator (Marco Dings)

Talk Topics:

  1. Moving to crowdin enterprise

  2. OSM Membermeeting. Thanks expressed for releasing beta2

  3. Notice : I am catching up to the approval and publication of the meering minutes. Please note that minutes also have a typical 7day approval delay.

Security Strike Team (David Jardin)

Updates/Proposed Topics:

  1. 3.9.20 released with 6 issues being fixed.


Release Leads (George Wilson, Tobias Zulauf Harald Leithner)

* Release lead 4.0 (George Wilson)

  1. Nothing major to report. Thanks to Richard and others from the cms maintenance team who have kept merging things whilst I’ve been extra busy with real life work.

  2. Beta 3 due in two weeks

* Release leads 3.10 (Tobias Zulauf):

  1. n.a.

* Release leads 3.9 (Harald Leithner):

  1. 3.9.20 released

Bug Squad (Nicola Galgano)

Talk Topics:

  1. More than 720 issues open and 30 are Release Blocker

  2. Abort install/update if hash is not present (3dp extensions too). Followup meeting to be organised by Niclola

  3. Please publish the meeting report the last one is from May 19th, 2020


CMS Release Team (Philip Walton)

Updates/Proposed Topics:

  1. 3.9.20 released. The team did a lot of testing and a few things were found and fixed and retested. How successful at finding bugs is probably going to be revealed between now (release) and meeting time 

CMS Maintenance Team (Robert Deutz)

Talk Topics:

  1. Nothing to report

Other Business

Talk Topics:

  1. Upcoming Google Privacy Sandbox web-seminar

  2. Hashes as presented by update server (SHA256 / SHA384 / SHA512 of the content of the zipfile)
    The update installation should abort if the hash mismatches and warn when there are no hashes provided by the update servers starting from Joomla 4.0.
    Action by Nicloa to organise a meeting to discuss further