This Week in 4.2: March 23 – 29

This is the jump-start post for the tenth week of the WordPress 4.2 release cycle.

We entered the Beta 2 stage of development last week. We should transition to Beta 3 and try to wrap up enhancements/tasks this week.

Thrice-weekly scrubs will continue this week on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday using Report 6.

Core Meetings this week:

4.2 Feature Chats this week:

Priority tickets this week:

Accessibility

  • #30468 – wplink modal accessibility
  • #28820 – Focus isn’t clear when previewing an oEmbed from Add Media Panel
  • #31143 – Login error handling accessibility improvements
  • #31326 – Edit comment screen: misplaced-missing labels

Mobile:

  • #29906 – Submenus can’t be dismissed on mobile
  • #29991 – Comment action links are quite cramped on small screens
  • #29993 – Media action links are cramped on small screens
  • #31609 – Scroll bleed through and scroll position loss in the view plugin details modal on iOS
  • #31610 – Scroll bleed in the session expired log in modal on iOS
  • #31611 – Scroll bleed in the attachment details modal on iOS
  • #31612 – Scroll bleed in the link modal on iOS

Notable updates from last week:

#4-2, #jump-starts