By Sigrid Gramlinger on 2022-09-09 10:15 in CMS Release Team

Wed, Sept 07, 2022, UTC 18:00

Duration: 90 Minutes

Olivier, Claudia, Jenn, Franciska, Harald, Christiane, Stefan, Benjamin, Sigrid, SD, Phil


EOS Plugin for next version

Jenn: messaging for 4.4 (about J5). We will talk about it again in 6 weeks.

Release 3.10

  • 3.10 is in the security only mode and will only get security updates for another year.

Release 4.2

  • For some PRs which are RTC it is hard to decide if they should go into 4.2. Will ask for opinions and tests in Release and Maintenance Channels

Release 4.3

  • Meet ‘Bora’, our new release name.
  • Going around all GSoC projects to get feedback and meet students and mentors.
  • Planning on involving the JXT and accessibility teams whenever PRs require it. Some PRs are already being discussed. 

Release 5

  • Temporary release name is “Schnitzel” 
  • Minimum Version pump of php 8.1 is done

Language Coordination

  • We have new languages -Yeah!
  • Welcome Serbian Latin, Afrikaans and Hebrew (very soon).
  • Added Belarusian last week to crowdin
  • Idea of organizing an online translation sprint/event for migrating languages from J3 to J4


  • Who is checking the release checksheet?
    At the moment only testers are checking the sheet. If you have questions, comments, notes, always post to the adequate channels.
  • Post release process: Sigrid and Stefan will create a finalized version next week. This version will be discussed and decided on with release managers. We want to have it ready for the next release.
  • Testing status: Sigrid and Claudia will start to create a process to bring new testers for RC versions. If you want to join, please let us know.

Next CMS Release team meeting is scheduled for Wed. Sept 28, 18:00 UTC