Dev Chat agenda, April 13, 2022

This week’s WordPress developers chat will take place on Wednesday April 13 at 20:00 UTC in the CoreCore Core is the set of software required to run WordPress. The Core Development Team builds WordPress. channel on SlackSlack Slack is a Collaborative Group Chat Platform The WordPress community has its own Slack Channel at

1. Welcome

Dev Chat summary, April 6, 2022

2. Announcements

6.0 Beta 1 released (April 12, 2022) – thanks to everyone involved and for all those who came to the release party to help test. 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 now available for download and further testing!

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

Follow up on WebP by default proposal (April 12, 2022). The Performance Team will be reassessing this proposal to consider the feedback.

A Week in Core (April 11, 2022)

Help wanted: Test WordPress 6.0 (April 12, 2022)

Help test the comments blocks for 6.0

Highlight from last week. More answers to round four of questions on the Full Site Editing (FSE) program. You can find answers from all the question rounds at fse-answers

4. Upcoming releases: 6.0

  • Updates from the release squad.
  • There will probably be no more minors in the 5.9 cycle, except to 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. vulnerabilities. The last minor was 5.9.3.
  • Useful links relating to 6.0:

5. Open Floor

Thanks for items for the agenda, and to @marybaum and @webcommsat for co-ordinating and pulling the agenda together. Could you help with writing the summary this week?

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