CMS Release Team Meeting Jan 5, 2022
Wed, Jan 05, 2021, UTC 18:00
Duration: 50 Minutes
Niels, Stefan, Benjamin, Franciska, Rachel, Jenn, Phil, Roland, Tobias, Sigrid
1. Plans for 2022
As was the first meeting of the year, everybody stated his/her plans with Joomla and/or the CMS Release team for 2022:
Sigrid - keeping a good team spirit and supporting release leads
Stefan - test more and German language
Benjamin - push 4.1 and focus resources
Rachel - testing more structured
Phil - test less and focus on marketing
Jenn - testing 3.10, job with libraries
Roland - 4.2 ideas, patch tester, doc of workflow
Niels - 5.0 will be a lot and framework
Francy - 4.2, automated testing
Tobias - 3.10 moving into Security only mode
2. Next Release 4.1 and 3.10
Benjamin wants more testing for 4.1, RC will be on Jan 18, 2022
Testing focus on scheduler and child templates - there is a PR open for failed DB queries update.
Planning the update channel (update server) for beta 3 - coordination with Tobias and Harald.
Tobias - RC 3.10.5 is planned for 8./9. January
3. New Release leads
Questions from new release leads Roland and Francy: how to start? There is no documentation yet.
Organising languages coordination - Tobias, Benjamin, Stefan?
Timeline for release dates - draft published in team channel
How to start branch on github - Tobias explains and will post in team channel (done already).
Github branches will be created/renamed with last 4.0 release
Feature planning for new releases: Benjamin suggested to focus one main feature and two smaller ones
Roland and Francy will check with GSoC/Enhancement team of existing features ideas/projects. They will also look into github/PR/discussion.
Some more discussion and exchange about how releases are planned and done.
Next CMS Release team meeting is scheduled for Wed. Jan 26, 18:00 UTC