Agenda for October 1st dev chat

We’ll be discussing 4.1 in today’s dev chat (October 1 2014 20:00 UTC). The release schedule can be found here.

Here’s the agenda:

  • Decision time for features being developed as a 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. See Ryan’s overview of what was discussed on Monday. Also need to discuss the menu customiser work by @celloexpressions.
  • Very brief update on Twenty Fifteen theme from @obenland.
  • Improved UIs for installing and updating plugins, themes, and coreCore Core is the set of software required to run WordPress. The Core Development Team builds WordPress.. Who wants to help with design mockups, UXUX User experience, dev? Needs a ticketticket Created for both bug reports and feature development on the bug tracker. for each.
  • @Helen and @MarkJaquith both have focuses for 4.1. Do we have tickets for all of the various components? Who’s helping out?
  • Accessibility ticket priorities.
  • @rboren has been documenting various mobile media management issues. Who’d like to help address these? Probably needs a bunch of individual tickets.
  • Language switcher on the General Settings screen: #29395. Per-user setting has been proposed again: #29783. Who’s interested? cc: @SergeyBiryukov @ocean90
  • Query enhancements coming in from @boonebgorges. Unit testing and general dev help needed?
  • Keeping the 4.1 milestone under control. @wonderboymusic.

We won’t be touching on 4.0.1 this meeting unless something specific comes up (nacin will be on a flight). An RC for 4.0.1 is expected by the end of the week.

Anything else you’d like to discuss? Leave a comment.

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