Dev chat summary, July 6, 2022

@marybaum led the chat on this agenda.

Announcements

WordPress 6.0.1 RC 1 has landed!

Blogblog (versus network, site) posts of note

A Week in Core, July 4, 2022, from @audrasjb

Proposal: Better REST API handling in JavaScript, from @zieladam (Needs feedback; would like it by July 18)

Planning for WebP and other image formats, from @adamsilverstein

Exploration: Improving DevHub, from @tellyworth

Performance Chat summary, July 5, 2022, from @shetheliving (Ed. note: There’s so much here! Your friendly team repTeam Rep A Team Rep is a person who represents the Make WordPress team to the rest of the project, make sure issues are raised and addressed as needed, and coordinates cross-team efforts. isn’t going to post the summary every week, but has an idea it might be a good idea for every CoreCore Core is the set of software required to run WordPress. The Core Development Team builds WordPress. contributor to keep up with what’s happening over on the performance playing field.)

Upcoming releases

The next major is 6.1.

@desrosj pointed the group to @priethor‘s 6.1 planning roundup and suggested there’s still time to comment.

The next minor is 6.0.1.

The RCrelease candidate One of the final stages in the version release cycle, this version signals the potential to be a final release to the public. Also see alpha (beta). 1 landed on Tuesday; the final is slated for next week, on July 12. Please download and test!

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