Dev chat summary 3/30/2011

3.2 check in:

  • Westi working on
  • Rboren pushed 3.1.1 this week, shifting to 3.2 now
  • Azaozz working on full-screen editing for Visual mode. Mini version of TinyMCE has no buttons or toolbars, but keyboard shortcuts work. Possible hidden/floating toolbar up top for some buttons. Will put out as pluginPlugin A plugin is a piece of software containing a group of functions that can be added to a WordPress website. They can extend functionality or add new features to your WordPress websites. WordPress plugins are written in the PHP programming language and integrate seamlessly with WordPress. These can be free in the Plugin Directory or can be cost-based plugin from a third-party soon to begin testing/refining.
  • Pete Mall tending to multisitemultisite Used to describe a WordPress installation with a network of multiple blogs, grouped by sites. This installation type has shared users tables, and creates separate database tables for each blog (wp_posts becomes wp_0_posts). See also network, blog, site tickets that got pushed to 3.2.
  • Sivel and dd32 working on HTTP API. Got in, have another dozen or so tickets active, anticipates “fairly large reworkings of the HTTP API in 3.2, mainly because we have been finding a lot of bugs and limitations”
  • duck_ pushed WordPress importer 0.4 yesterday, will be moving to 3.2 stuff soon (has a kses performance patchpatch A special text file that describes changes to code, by identifying the files and lines which are added, removed, and altered. It may also be referred to as a diff. A patch can be applied to a codebase for testing. in the pipeline)
  • No one else had anything to report on 3.2 progress