Dev Chat agenda for January 24, 2021

The weekly developers chat meeting will be held at 20:00 UTC in the #core channel on Slack. All welcome.

Summary from the last dev chat meeting on January 19.

1. Welcome

2. Announcements

Update: WordPress 5.9 Josephine – released on January 25, 2022
WordPress 5.9 Development Cycle

A WordPress 5.9 Release Candidate 4 took place on January 24, and marked the code freeze for the release. Help test WordPress 5.9 features

Read the latest Developer Notes

3. Blogblog (versus network, site) posts to note

What’s new in Gutenberg 12.4 (January 19, 2022)

A Week in Core (January 24, 2022)

Join the discussion on 2022 release planning (December 27, 2021 post by @chanthaboune). New document coming

New additions to the agenda:

Preliminary Roadmap 6.0 (January 26, 2022)

Let’s talk about WordPress 6.0 post and video hosted by @annezazu – Hallway Hangout in #fse-outreach-experiment (December 21, 2021)

Do you have other posts that should get attention in the weekly dev chat? Please add them in the comments.

4. Upcoming releases

@hellofromtonya will share an update on the 5.9 release.

5. Component Maintainers

From next week, the weekly check-in with component maintainers will restart as contributors may be away this week after the 5.9 release launch. If you’re a maintainer who would like to get help with a blockerblocker A bug which is so severe that it blocks a release. or share success/ collaboration, please feel free to either comment on this post or in the meeting.

6. Open Floor

You can add your topic to the comments below.


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