Comments Bug Scrub Summary, 2016-05-09

The 90-minute bugbug A bug is an error or unexpected result. Performance improvements, code optimization, and are considered enhancements, not defects. After feature freeze, only bugs are dealt with, with regressions (adverse changes from the previous version) being the highest priority. scrub took place in #coreCore Core is the set of software required to run WordPress. The Core Development Team builds WordPress.-comments and ended in a 1 – 1 tie between @boonebgorges and @rachelbaker. You can read an archive of the bug scrub and discussion: https://wordpress.slack.com/archives/core-comments/p1462820499000036.

Attendees:
@rachelbaker, @boonebgorges, @aaroncampbell, @ocean90, @samuelsidler, @sidati, @presskopp, and @dshanske

Bug Scrub:
#6342 – moved to “Future ReleaseRelease A release is the distribution of the final version of an application. A software release may be either public or private and generally constitutes the initial or new generation of a new or upgraded application. A release is preceded by the distribution of alpha and then beta versions of the software.
#16365 – moved to “Future Release”
#16576 – moved to “Future Release” and needs testing for backwards compatability
#17913 – needs a refresh and screenshots
#18762 – closed, after testing confirmed this was resolved in 4.4
#26596 – moved to “Future Release” to limit the scope of the JSJS JavaScript, a web scripting language typically executed in the browser. Often used for advanced user interfaces and behaviors. selector
#20302 – moved to “Future Release”, with suggestion from @boonebgorges
#20977 – moved to “Future Release”, but needs more input to determine how to approach

Open Floor:
#36427 – milestoned for 4.6, needs a refresh for the inline docsinline docs (phpdoc, docblock, xref)
#36564 – needs additional exploration before we can decide how to store the data/time of when a comment was last modified
#36424 – moved to “Future Release”, and requested a 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. refresh and screenshots
#36409@sidati is going to attempt writing the unit tests

#4-6, #comments