Dev chat agenda, February 16, 2022

The weekly developers chat meeting will take place at 20:00 UTC in the coreCore Core is the set of software required to run WordPress. The Core Development Team builds WordPress. channel of the Make WordPress slackSlack Slack is a Collaborative Group Chat Platform The WordPress community has its own Slack Channel at All welcome to join.

1. Welcome and housekeeping

Last week’s summary.

Could you help craft dev chat summaries in the next few weeks? Let the team know in the comments section. There is a volunteer for this week! Available slots coming up: 23 February and 2 March 2022.

2. Announcements

There’s one week left to take part in Full Site Editing (FSE): All Things Media testing. Deadline is 23 February 23 2022.

WordPress 5.9 has more than 21 million downloads so far and counting. Check out the counter.

The WordPress 5.9 Field Guide is a great place for developers and others to find extra information on the release.

Major release cycle proposal – 27 January 2022 update from @chanthaboune.

Got an announcement relating to core? Add it to the comments below.

3. Blogblog (versus network, site) posts of relevance to dev chat

A Week in Core – 14 February 2022

Dev note on the refactor of the Cover block – 9 February 2022

And it is always a good idea to keep up with the Editor chat summary – 9 February 2022

Editor Tech Lead role is being sought – more details in the summary from last week’s meeting.

Month in WordPress – January 2022

4. Upcoming Releases

The next major is 6.0. It’s still in alpha, so now is the perfect time to be working on your favorite enhancementenhancement Enhancements are simple improvements to WordPress, such as the addition of a hook, a new feature, or an improvement to an existing feature. or new feature.

The next minor is 5.9.1, and it’s going to be robust—and soon! Come find out all the details.

5. Open Floor

Post your suggested topic for discussion in dev chat in the comments. If you’re a component maintainer with a blockerblocker A bug which is so severe that it blocks a release., or you want some extra views on a ticketticket Created for both bug reports and feature development on the bug tracker., add the items into the chat.

Any other items for the agenda

If you have any other items you would like to suggest for this week’s agenda, please add them in the comments. Thanks!

Props to: @marybaum @webcommsat and @annezazu for collaborating on the agenda for this week.

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