Dev Chat Agenda: February 1, 2023

The WordPress developers chat meets in the core channel of the Make WordPress Slack on Wednesday February 1, 2023 at 20:00 UTC .

1. Dev Chat introduction

Summary from last week: January 25, 2023 – @webcommsat

2. Announcements

Please add any relevant WordPress announcements in the comments.

3. Posts to note

Reminder of Proposal: Old Tickets Trac Triage Sessions – next session will be on February 9, 2023 and all are welcome to come and help. If you can host a session, reply on the post.

A Week in Core – January 30, 2023 – @audrasjb

Please add any other suggested posts in the comments to be highlighted in the meeting.

4. Releases

Next major: 6.2

Development Cycle – this has information on the schedule, bugbug A bug is an error or unexpected result. Performance improvements, code optimization, and are considered enhancements, not defects. After feature freeze, only bugs are dealt with, with regressions (adverse changes from the previous version) being the highest priority. scrubs, and more.
Reminder: 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 planned for February 7, 2023.

Update from release squad and discussions to progress the release. 

Squad members can also add comments to this post if they are unable to attend the dev chat live.

5. Blockers/ help

Component Maintainers or anyone wishing to highlight a potential blockerblocker A bug which is so severe that it blocks a release. or issue on a ticketticket Created for both bug reports and feature development on the bug tracker. can comment on this post if unable to attend the meeting live. Priority in the meeting will be given to tickets aimed at 6.2.

6. Open Floor

  • Reminder: if you are planning items for the coreCore Core is the set of software required to run WordPress. The Core Development Team builds WordPress. tables at WordCampWordCamp WordCamps are casual, locally-organized conferences covering everything related to WordPress. They're one of the places where the WordPress community comes together to teach one another what they’ve learned throughout the year and share the joy. Learn more. Asia Contributor DayContributor Day Contributor Days are standalone days, frequently held before or after WordCamps but they can also happen at any time. They are events where people get together to work on various areas of There are many teams that people can participate in, each with a different focus. in February 2023, please let abhanonstopnewsuk (on SlackSlack Slack is a Collaborative Group Chat Platform The WordPress community has its own Slack Channel at know to help update the handbook for future events.

Please add comments on this post with items you would like to suggest for Open Floor.

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