Dev Chat Agenda: January 9th

Hello and welcome to the new year, contributors! This is the agenda for the weekly devchat meeting on Wednesday, January 9 2019 at 2100 UTC:

  • 5.0.3 updates
    • This minor 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. is due today, so this update may be as simple as “woo hoo, we did it”.
  • 5.1 updates
    • BetaBeta A pre-release of software that is given out to a large group of users to trial under real conditions. Beta versions have gone through alpha testing in-house and are generally fairly close in look, feel and function to the final product; however, design changes often occur as part of the process. 1 is due tomorrow, so we’ll get an update on what’s going in, what’s coming out, and any tickets that need a helping hand.
  • Updates from focus leads and component maintainers
  • Open floor

If you have anything to propose to add to the agenda or specific items related to those listed above, please leave a comment below. Either way, we look forward to seeing you at the devchat this week!

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