The weekly developers chat meeting will take place at 20:00 UTC in the core Core is the set of software required to run WordPress. The Core Development Team builds WordPress. channel of the Make WordPress slack Slack is a Collaborative Group Chat Platform https://slack.com/. The WordPress community has its own Slack Channel at https://make.wordpress.org/chat/.. 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.
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. Blog (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 enhancement 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 blocker A bug which is so severe that it blocks a release., or you want some extra views on a ticket 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.