WordCamp WordCamps are casual, locally-organized conferences covering everything related to WordPress. They're one of the places where the WordPress community comes together to teach one another what they’ve learned throughout the year and share the joy. Learn more. Europe Summary
- During community summit, recap of framework discussion and review of recent core Core is the set of software required to run WordPress. The Core Development Team builds WordPress. chats
- Notes from Community Summit will be posted soon, including a decision surrounding the recent framework selection discussions and the rationale leading to it
- Observed very small number of contributors
- Question: What factors increase developer involvement and how can we increase involvement?
- Gutenberg as as an example of a WordPress project being built in GitHub, easy way to become involved
- Previous efforts relating to GitHub pull request integration with Trac (#34694, rmccue/github-to-patch)
- Increase involvement by sharing generic modules in a WordPress modules monorepo, drawing awareness from developers engaging in these ecosystems (npm, etc)
- In-progress side project from @atimmer to parse and publish documentation to DevHub using documentation.js
- Contributions are slow to be reviewed or committed, perhaps discouraging new contributors
- Yoast has started efforts to improve documentation for media library. We might consider moving these discussions into Trac to surface and organize them as core issues.
- New contributors might consider simply reviewing existing tickets, testing whether they’re still valid, taking screenshots, and commenting
- Weekly meeting agendas will become more minimal over time with focuses on bug 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. scrubs and deciding larger item tickets (dates, hooks In WordPress theme and development, hooks are functions that can be applied to an action or a Filter in WordPress. Actions are functions performed when a certain event occurs in WordPress. Filters allow you to modify certain functions. Arguments used to hook both filters and actions look the same., etc)