By Christiane Maier-Stadtherr on 2024-01-20 10:57 in Production

Duration: 30 minutes.



Sigrid Gramlinger, (Department Coordinator),
Benjamin Trenkle (Team Leader), Christiane Maier-Stadtherr (Team Leader / Assistant Dpt. Coord.), David Jardin (Team Leader), Dieter Ziller (Team Leader), Francisca Eichert (Team Leader), Hannes Papenberg (Team Leader), LLewellyn van der Merwe (Docker Maintainer), Luca Rachetti (Release Manager 5.1), Martin Kopp (Release Manager 4.4), Martina Scholz (Release Manager 5.1), Philip Walton (Marketing Liason), Robert Deutz (Team Leader)


Production Department Coordinator (Sigrid Gramlinger)

We made a recap 2023 - everyone answered for their team or personally the foowing questions

  1. in 2023, what was your biggest challenge with the Joomla project?
  2. What was your biggest gain?
  3. my wish for 2024?

Martin Kopp

  1. Build and publish Joomla releases
  2. Learning how to build and publish Joomla release
  3. Build and publish more Joomla releases

Dieter Ziller

  1. Biggest Challenge for the team:
    unfortunately it has decreased to 2 active members. The process of creating a Mediawiki alternative cannot proceed like this
  2. Biggest Gain
    personal: I have made many new contacts with passionate people.
  3. My wish for 2024
    It would be nice if at least 10 users (the more the better) would participate in the discussion and final implementation in order to achieve a better alternative for the JDocs

Hannes Papenberg

  1. being team leader
  2. Improve smart search and static code analysis
  3. JED converted


Benjamin Trenkle

  1. Not enough people
  2. New people for Release managers i.e. and the Release Team itself
  3. More people

Llewllyn va der Merwe

  1. Deployment of servers for PBF, loss of some people
  2. More use for helping project i.e. with AI, grow docker

David Jardin


  1. Number of people and missing activeness, experience of negative feedback about communication at JDDA
  2. TUF for security, thanks to Phil for taking the topic serious
  3. More positive tone is kept and improved, new ways to involve people


Christiane Maier-Stadtherr

  1. JAT is still open for a new team lead. Not enough participation.
  2. Joomladay DACH with commuity gathering
  3. More people, friendly communication, get a11y documentation done

Philip Walton

  1. Not enough people
  2. Feedback on articles
  3. Get academy running

Luca Rachetti

  1. Learn the process of releases
  2. Releasing first alphas
  3. Release 5.1 successfully


Sigrid Gramlinger

  1. New challenge PD coordination, time effort
  2. Release of J5 and JD with real life meetings
  3. Moremeetings in real life and successful releases and events like PBF


Viviana Menzel

  1. Be active and motivate other team members. I have the feeling that the teams are not working together
  2. I have no gains from 2023
  3. To have a plan for Joomla as a whole: What are we developing? Which features do we want to have? Which bugs do we need to solve? What do we want to communicate to the community? How can we promote Joomla outside our own bubble?


CMS Release Team (Benjamin Trenkle)

  1. Successfully released 5.0.2 + 4.4.2



Release Manager 5.0 (Harald Leithner, Benjamin Trenkle):

  1. Released 5.0.2 - no problems so far

Release Manager 4.4 (Allon Moritz, Martin Kopp):

  1. Successful release of 4.4.2 today

Maintainer Docker (Llewellyn van der Merwe):

  1. Successfully released 5.0.2 + 4.4.2 docker images


Other Business

  1. Save the date and spread the word: Pizza Bugs and Fun on February 24th