WordPress 4.6 Beta 1 and 2 and the future.
- Beta 2 was released today. Please test and report bugs on Trac.
- There will be two more betas and some RCs, each released at 18:00 UTC like beta 2 was.
- Thanks to everyone who published their note today or is still working on it.
- The published posts can be found here: https://make.wordpress.org/core/tag/4-6+dev-notes/
- Posts that need to be written can be found here: https://wordpress.slack.com/archives/core/p1467832210003199
For the remaining releases, the number of open tickets should be as follows:
Beta 3: 40 tickets
Beta 4: 10 tickets
RC1: 0 tickets
#37246 is the corresponding ticket and the brainstorming document can be found here.
@hugobaeta and @karmatosed volunteered to help with design.
@jorbin will come up with a rough draft for the content of the page.
@joemcgill volunteered to help get responsive images into the page.
Feature project updates
There is currently an issue with the Windows system font. It displays smaller than previously. @helen and @jorbin are working on the best path forward. If further action is needed and you are a Windows user, please help test any patches/commits related to font sizing.
- There are 4 open tickets regard Shiny Updates.
- There are some issues with the Shiny Plugin Search feature and some discussion and a patch has been produced, but the design team needs to weigh in as there could be some UX/UI changes needed.
- The dev-note for Shiny Updates will be published shortly after dev chat.
- Shiny Updates V3 has kicked off, with the main focus being on
Component announcements/updates and Open discussion
@spacedmonkey brought up #37189, but it is considered an enhancement and the enhancement window has closed for 4.6.
The full meeting logs can be found here: https://wordpress.slack.com/archives/core/p1467835204003205