SOC 2021: Guided Tour – Week 3

By Jatin Avinash Salve on 2021-07-26 10:40 in Summer 2021 Guided Tour

Tasks Completed:   •        Completed the Management Area (Guided tours MVC Component) for Guided tours plugin. So, finally in this week the work of the managing area is done. Now users or third-party developers can add, edit or delete the Tours and Steps on their choice.   •        Started working on Guided tours Plugin: •        After completion of the managing area...

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Edit GSoC 2021: Media Manager - Week 6

By Eyvaz Ahmadzada on 2021-07-26 08:32 in GSoC 21 Media Manager Filter

Tasks accomplished: Add a new option to edit image details. New form controls were added to the "Insert/Edit Image" form to make sure that users are able to edit image class, lazy loading config, and figure class/caption after they insert the image to the content editor. Add a new option to set custom sizes for content images. New repeatable form controls were created which makes it possible for users to specify separate responsive image sizes for each image in content...

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Production Dept. Meeting MINUTES - July 13, 2021

By Llewellyn van der Merwe on 2021-07-26 08:24 in Production

  Production Dept. Meeting MINUTES - July  13, 2021 Participants: Benjamin Trenkle (Team Leader), George Wilson (Release Lead 4.0), Harald Leithner (Release Lead 3.9), Christiane Maier-Stadtherr (Team Leader), Llewellyn van der Merwe (Assistant Department Coordinator), Jacob Waisner (Team Leader), Shivam Rajput (Team Leader), Philip Walton (Marketing Liaison), Tobias Zulauf (Release Lead 3.10) Absent with notice: David Jardin (Team Leader), Marco Dings (Department Coordinator),...

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Feature 3: Workflows for Modules Component | 25-07-2021 | Progress Report

By Yatharth Vyas on 2021-07-25 06:24 in GSoC 21 Feature Enhancement

Task 3: Upon the mentors' suggestions, we have decided to substitute the original Task 3 with a new one: Incorporation of Workflows into com_modules.My progress on this new task is as follows: Researched the usage of workflows and understood how they are used Copied the functions of Workflows from com_content to com_modules (and made the necessary changes) Modified the Installation SQL script Created a new menu for Modules Workflows (displayed in the left sidebar of Atum when module...

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GSoC Frontend Inline Editing - Progress Report II

By Rahul Saini on 2021-07-24 18:31 in GSoC 21 Frontend Inline Editing

This is an update about the Frontend Inline Editing project in continuation to the last report.   What has been done since the last report? Some general improvements in the no-editor interface for inline editing. TinyMCE editor integration. This editor has an inline editing mode that doesn’t use a text area. Here is a short video of the editing experience in this mode. Code refactor: There is now a controller to simulate a full post request. This makes the existing code...

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SOC 2021: Cronjobs - Week 3

By Tushar Malik on 2021-07-21 22:14 in Summer 2021 CronJobs

Tasks Completed Implement Part of the Plugin API: Before starting work on the SelectView, the first problem was how com_cronjobs should become aware of jobs offered by plugins. The solution was the Joomla! Event architecture. com_cronjobs now makes use of the OnCronOptionsList Event to allow plugins to advertise the jobs or routines they offer. It was also decided that plugins will be allowed to advertise multiple jobs. To this end, I implemented the CronOptions and CronOption...

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June 2021

By Sebastien Lapoux on 2021-07-19 18:01 in Showcase Directory Team

Stats May: 21 sites submitted, 8 approved, 9 rejected, 4 corrections requested, 2 contacts, 0 reports New template in progress Enable 2 factor authentification for registered users -> planned Working on implementation of the new rule to accept only httpS site Following New Cookie banner implementation (to respect GDPR) (started 1 year ago), SSO topic

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May 2021

By Sebastien Lapoux on 2021-07-19 17:48 in Showcase Directory Team

Stats May: 21 sites submitted, 8 approved, 9 rejected, 4 corrections requested, 2 contacts, 0 reports Enable 2 factor authentification for registered users -> planned Working on implementation of the new rule to accept only httpS site Following New Cookie banner implementation (to respect GDPR) (started 1 year ago), SSO topic

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SOC 2021: Guided Tour – Week 2

By Jatin Avinash Salve on 2021-07-19 06:55 in Summer 2021 Guided Tour

Tasks Completed:  ·       Implement the list view MVC for Guided tours: The list view (ToursView) was the first part of the development process that was apparent in the Joomla! Administrator frontend. One of the major learning curves in getting started with this was setting up a debugging workflow and similar Component and getting familiar with the control flows within Joomla! In this process, I had great support from my mentor Benjamin Trenkle, who was clear...

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Enhancement 2: Incorporation of Modules in Articles | 18-7-2021 | Progress Report

By Yatharth Vyas on 2021-07-18 09:07 in GSoC 21 Feature Enhancement

Updated on Task 2: Implemented the suggestions mentioned in the Task 2 PR: https://github.com/joomla/joomla-cms/pull/34764 These improvements include: Incorporating Modules that are imported using the {loadposition position_name,position_style} syntax Incorporating Modules that are imported using the {loadmodule mod_type,title,[style]} syntax The process to Create and Add a new module in the Module Select Modal of xtd-editor is now a single-step process. No need to re-open the...

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Volunteers Portal - July 2021 report

By Sander Potjer on 2021-07-14 14:37 in Volunteers Portal Team

A status update about the Volunteers Portal activity last month: Github Issues The Volunteers Portal has a public repository and issue tracker on https://github.com/joomla/volunteers.joomla.org. We have been working on these issues this month: New Joomler profile from IDP not always created correctly #255 Google Maps javascript error on profile #260 (Identity Portal) Thanks for those reported issues and provided input. Please feel free to report issues, suggest features, or...

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Programs Department Meeting - 6th July 2021

By Jaz Parkyn on 2021-07-13 17:33 in Programs

Participants: Jaz Parkyn, Chris Keen, Patrick Jackson, Wilco Alsemgeest, Todd Woodward Apologies: Shirielle Williams Minutes: Dept  Jaz shared an update on the budget requests that were approved for the new fiscal year. After two and half years of holding the Programs DC position, Jaz informed the department that she has decided to step down from the role at the end of the current term. During the transition process, Jaz will support her successor in every way possible to help...

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SOC 2021: Cronjobs - Week 1 and 2

By Tushar Malik on 2021-07-13 15:55 in Summer 2021 CronJobs

Tasks Completed Design database tables: While still due changes as the outlook for the component, including the plugin API and triggers, become clearer and more refined, a rough functional database structure was one of the first things implemented as the development process began. Since then it has received 3 updates, the latest of which was as recent as the day before, to address various problems that emerged as the management views were implemented. Lay out the component...

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GSoC 2021: Media Manager - Week 5

By Eyvaz Ahmadzada on 2021-07-13 10:09 in GSoC 21 Media Manager Filter

Tasks accomplished: Add a new option to override default image sizes. A new "Content - Responsive Images" plugin option was added which ensures that it's possible to customize the default responsive image sizes. Newly specified sizes apply to all the images in the web content. Add a new option to set different size options for form images. Users can override the default sizes by using the plugin options - the sizes they specify become the new default, but what if they want to set...

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July 10th 2021, Events Department Meeting

By David Aswani on 2021-07-13 08:10 in Events

Attendees: Shirielle D. Williams, Philip Walton, Laura Gordon, Patrick Jackson, Todd Woodward, AK Shehu,  Absent with Notice: David Aswani, Ahmad Moussa, Viviana Menzel Absent without Notice: Justine Ayebale Department Updates No major department updates   JUG Team Updates The team is actively reaching out to the JUGs to offer assistance and confirm which are still active.    A process is required to be put in place to add names to the Joomla User Group list on...

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SOC 2021: Guided Tour – Week 1

By Jatin Avinash Salve on 2021-07-13 07:36 in Summer 2021 Guided Tour

Date: 01 July 2021 – 07 July 2021 Location: Ring Central. Title: This is the Weekly Progress report of the Project ‘Guided Tour’ which is part of Soc 2021. Discussion Outline\ Activities Done in the week: Discussed the ideal roadmap for the upcoming weeks of SoC 2021.  Discussed the Structure for the ‘Guided tour’ Component, and also what changes Should be done in order to make the component/ Project User friendly.  Discussed the basic structure of the MVC Component and...

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GSoC 2021 - Cookie Manager | Week 5

By Rishabh Ranjan Jha on 2021-07-13 04:55 in GSoC 21 Feature Enhancement - 2

Date: 5 July 2021 - 11 July 2021 Location: Glip Hi, this is the progress report for the cookie manager project which is currently part of GSoC. In the 5th week of the program, we discussed how to block cookies along with the database design for storing the cookie scripts. Moreover, part of the discussion was the Admin UI’s elements and functions to manage the different types of scripts. Discussion Outline: Admin UI for storing cookie scripts in the database table...

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Joomla Bug Squad Meeting - July 2, 2021

By Jacob Waisner on 2021-07-11 17:27 in Bug Squad

Date: July 2, 2021 Time: 18:00 CEST Total time of meeting: 30 minutes Attendees: Richard Fath, Christiane Maier-Stadtherr, Jacob Waisner, Tuan Pham Ngoc, Luca Racchetti   Discussion outline              During this meeting we discussed the following topic: Current Status Current Status   RC3 is live! 135 PRs merged for J4 over the past 30 days 117 issues closed for J4 over the past 30 days 16 PRs merged for J3...

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Enhancement 2: Incorporation of Modules in Articles | 11-7-2021 | Progress Report

By Yatharth Vyas on 2021-07-11 11:03 in GSoC 21 Feature Enhancement

Update on Task 1: A public draft PR is open: https://github.com/joomla/joomla-cms/pull/34743A few improvements have been made since  Task 2: PR: https://github.com/joomla-projects/gsoc21_core-enhancements/pull/8Important Features: A new Tab has been added in the article edit view that shows a list of all imported modules by their module id This tab is conditionally visible if an imported module exists and if this has been enabled in the configuration Ability to...

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CMS Release Team Meeting July 07, 2021

By Sigrid Gramlinger on 2021-07-10 20:56 in CMS Release Team

Wed, July 07, 2021, UTC 18:00 DETAILSDuration:  75 Minutes Participants: Rachel, Jenn, Claudia, Stefan, Sigrid AGENDA Joomla Testing The list of changes from Harald for 3.9.28 was really helpful when testing. This would be really helpful for 3.10 and 4.0. If Release Leads could support us also in the future with a list of areas, this increases time for testing. Especially with J4 which has many different areas in each release, would be a time saver. Sigrid will ask Release Leads...

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OSM, Inc. - Full Board Meeting - July 01, 2021

By Luca Marzo on 2021-07-10 15:01 in Board of Directors

Open Source Matters, Inc.Full Board of Directors and Officers Meeting Date: July 01, 2021Time: 17:00 UTCTotal time of meeting: 1 hour 30 minutes. Attendees: Justine Ayebale Abunyanga (Vice President), Luca Marzo (Secretary), Marco Dings (Director), David Opati Aswani (Director), Hugh Douglas-Smith (Director), Jaz Parkyn (Director), Wilco Alsemgeest (Director), Philip Walton (Director). Apologies: Radek Suski (Treasurer). Proxies: Philip Walton served as proxy for Radek...

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Production Dept. Meeting MINUTES - June 29, 2021

By Llewellyn van der Merwe on 2021-07-10 08:14 in Production

  Production Dept. Meeting MINUTES - June  29, 2021 Participants: Benjamin Trenkle (Team Leader), David Jardin (Team Leader), George Wilson (Release Lead 4.0), Hannes Papenberg (Team Leader), Harald Leithner (Release Lead 3.9), Marco Dings (Department Coordinator), Mike Brandner (Team Leader), Christiane Maier-Stadtherr (Team Leader), Llewellyn van der Merwe (Assistant Department Coordinator), Niels Braczek (Team Leader), Sigrid Gramlinger (Team Leader), Shivam Rajput (Team...

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Marketing and Communication Departments Meeting 2021/06/29 15:00

By Philip Walton on 2021-07-05 21:21 in Marketing & Communication

Marketing and Communication Departments Meeting 2021/06/29 15:00  In attendance Alison Meeks, Andrew Barber, Sandra Decoux, Vikas Pisal, Stacey Cox, Josean Telleria, Phil Walton The simple agenda was Introduction Tasks to add to the RC releases Resources needed Additional marketing outside of RC releases Other channels of communications Introductions  Introductions were kept to a minimum to allow more time for the main topics. Tasks to add to the...

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Certification Program: team meeting(s) - June 2021

By Chris Keen on 2021-07-05 18:17 in Certification Team

In June the JCP team met twice to discuss the current issues and status of the JCP projects. Participants: Attendees:Chris Keen (TL), Jeroen Moolenschot Absent with apologies: Luca MarzoGuest: Jaz Parkyn (Dept. Co-ordinator) - not present General points The team discussed the following topics (documents / proposals) Team news We are still urgently seeking to recruit two new team members, an Operations and Marketing Coordinator and a Platform...

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GSoC 2021 - Cookie Manager | Week 4

By Rishabh Ranjan Jha on 2021-07-05 13:25 in GSoC 21 Feature Enhancement - 2

Date: 28 June 2021 - 4 July 2021 Location: Glip Hi, this is the progress report for the cookie manager project which is currently part of GSoC. In the 4th week, I have created a cookie manager plugin for displaying the cookie banner to the site.   Discussion Outline: Discuss the UI of the plugin. Cookie banner elements (First pop-up) Title of the cookie banner. Short description about the cookie usage. Link to the cookie policy. Cookie categories for managing...

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GSoC 2021: Media Manager - Week 4

By Eyvaz Ahmadzada on 2021-07-05 07:39 in GSoC 21 Media Manager Filter

Tasks accomplished: Insert srcset and sizes attributes to content/form images. The functionality was implemented for adding srcset and sizes attributes with default responsive sizes to every image whenever it gets inserted into the web content. Improve existing image generation functions. Helper and Image class methods for creating, generating, and deleting responsive sized versions of an image were improved to have a cleaner structure and to prevent code duplication as much...

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JED Team Meeting - June 22nd, 2021

By Llewellyn van der Merwe on 2021-07-04 15:46 in Extensions Directory Team

  Joomla Extension Directory. Meeting Minutes - June 22, 2021 Participants: Hugh Douglas-Smith, Mark Fleeson (Jed 4 Developer), Oh Martin, Mark Lee, Anibal Sanchez, Dénes Székely, Tom van der Laan, Llewellyn van der Merwe (Team Lead), Jaz Parkyn (Assistant Team Lead) Absent with notice: Claire Mandville Absent without notice: Luca Marzo Team Organization: Llewellyn van der Merwe, Jaz Parkyn The format of the Joomla Extensions Directory meeting shall be a voice meeting with a...

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Weekly Report - 4 GSoC Accessibility Report

By KUMAR SHIVAM on 2021-07-04 06:00 in GSoC 2021 Accessibility

Task Completed this Week Implemented Buttons for the shortcuts. A pop-up window is added in buttons. The key combination is updated in a pop-up window. Testing for the Plugin.   Pull Request: https://github.com/joomla-projects/gsoc21_accessibility/pull/8#issuecomment-873381936

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Joomla Bug Squad Meeting - June18, 2021

By Jacob Waisner on 2021-06-30 01:44 in Bug Squad

Date: June 18, 2021 Time: 18:00 CEST Total time of meeting: 1 hour Attendees: Richard Fath, Christiane Maier-Stadtherr, Jacob Waisner, Tuan Pham Ngoc   Discussion outline              During this meeting we discussed the following topic: Current Status Weblinks Focus   Current Status   330 PRs Merged in J4 over the past month 18 PRs Merged in 3.9 over the past month 5 PRs Merged in 3.10 over the past...

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PROGRESS REPORT I (29 June 2021)

By Rahul Saini on 2021-06-29 18:32 in GSoC 21 Frontend Inline Editing

This is the first report of the GSoC project Frontend inline editing. The goal of this project is to make the frontend text of a Joomla website inline editable.   GSoC's official coding period started on 7th June. The first phase(7-15 June) I was busy with college exams. So this was an extended community bonding period for me. Ideally, GSoC students are expected to spend around 18 hours a week on their project, but I will spend more to make up for my first week in the upcoming...

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