Dev Chat Agenda, Wednesday March 22, 2023

The next WordPress Developers Chat will on Wednesday, March 22, 2023 at 20:00 UTC in the core channel of the Make WordPress Slack.

1. Welcome and housekeeping

Dev Chat summary, March 15, 2023 – thanks to @marybaum

The meeting’s scheduled facilitator will be @francina

@oglekler and @webcommsat are on the rota for this week’s meeting summary.
If you would like to volunteer for the summary, do add a comment to this ticketticket Created for both bug reports and feature development on the bug tracker. for @webcommsat.

2. Announcements

WordPress 6.2 RC3

GutenbergGutenberg The Gutenberg project is the new Editor Interface for WordPress. The editor improves the process and experience of creating new content, making writing rich content much simpler. It uses ‘blocks’ to add richness rather than shortcodes, custom HTML etc. 15.4 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). is scheduled (now available for testing)

3. Highlighted posts

Call for volunteers to help with 6.2 end user docs from the release docs group.

4. Releases

Useful information on the next major WordPress release 6.2.

The schedule release is now only two weeks away on March 28.

Also check the #6-2-release-leads channel for the latest updates.

For information:

  • WordPress 6.2 has branched.

More updates from the Release Squad to come in the meeting.

5. Request for help with tickets/ components/ blockers/

If you have a ticket or request to help, please add a comment to the agenda post. Please indicate if you will be attending the meeting live and be able to highlight the issue further if needed.

If you are unable to attend dev chat live, you can add further details of the issue you would like highlighted either in comments, or message CoreCore Core is the set of software required to run WordPress. The Core Development Team builds WordPress. Team reps @webcommsat and @hellofromtonya with the additional information to raise in this week’s meeting for you.

6. Open floor

Items for this agenda item and the previous one are welcome from across time zones. Please add suggestions in comments on this post. Thanks.

Props for agenda preparation @webcommsat, review @hellofromtonya and @marybaum.

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