Media Meeting Recap – February 7, 2019


The following is a summary of the weekly media component meeting that occurred on Thursday, February 7, 2019. Weekly media meetings are held every Thursday at 21:00 UTC. A full transcript can be found here in the #core-media room in the Make WordPress Slack.

Attendees: @antpb, @aaroncampbell, @mikeschroder, @designsimply, @sergeybiryukov, @pbiron, @swinterroth, @dave_navarro

Triagetriage The act of evaluating and sorting bug reports, in order to decide priority, severity, and other factors.

The agenda today was extended ticketticket Created for both bug reports and feature development on the bug tracker. triage for this list.

  • #41753: _wp_get_attachment_relative_path uses hardcoded uploads directory path: noted that it affects multisitemultisite Used to describe a WordPress installation with a network of multiple blogs, grouped by sites. This installation type has shared users tables, and creates separate database tables for each blog (wp_posts becomes wp_0_posts). See also network, blog, site and needs testing.
  • #41816: attachment_url_to_postid() should find post_id for URLs of intermediate size images: 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. was previously abandoned because the heuristic wasn’t reliable, @pbiron will dig up the gist and leave a comment. In summary: #44095 and #42437 need to be fixed before moving forward with a revised patch for #41816.
  • #41922: Gallery hard to open for edit – rtl (hebrew) version: @antpb will test and leave feedback in the ticket.
  • #42063: Media: Indicate if image is used as a site option: @mikeschroder will leave a reply. It’s already future release.
  • #42487: Avoid redundant crops for all CustomizerCustomizer Tool built into WordPress core that hooks into most modern themes. You can use it to preview and modify many of your site’s appearance settings. media controls: moved to future release.
  • #42751: Can we please enqueue media-views independently? @antpb offered to move the question about how mediaelement CSSCSS Cascading Style Sheets. is loaded to a separate issue. No consensus on the original question, left in awaiting review.

Next meeting

The next weekly media meeting will be held on Thursday, February 14, 2019, at 21:00 UTC in the #core-media room in the Make WordPress Slack.

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