Dev Chat agenda, August 2, 2023

The next weekly WordPress developers chat will take place on Wednesday, August 2, 2023 at 20:00 UTC in the core channel of Make WordPress Slack. All are welcome.


WordPress 6.3 Release Candidate 3 is out and available for testing.

WordPress 6.3 Release Day Process

Highlighted posts

A Week in Core, July 31, 2023 – props to @audrasjb

Between July 24 and July 31, 2023 on TracTrac An open source project by Edgewall Software that serves as a bug tracker and project management tool for WordPress., there were:

  • 21 commits
  • 40 contributors
  • 64 tickets created
  • 12 tickets reopened
  • 39 tickets closed

Thanks to everyone who contributed to Trac and tickets in this period.

Synced patterns: the evolution of reusable blocks – new pattern functionality with WordPress 6.3

Ticket ownership discussion – feedback wanted by September 1, 2023

Proposal to improve the editor tech workflow for future releases

Forthcoming release updates

Next major WordPress release: 6.3

6.3 is scheduled for release on August 8, 2023.

Stay in the loopLoop The Loop is PHP code used by WordPress to display posts. Using The Loop, WordPress processes each post to be displayed on the current page, and formats it according to how it matches specified criteria within The Loop tags. Any HTML or PHP code in the Loop will be processed on each post. with 6.3:

Tickets or Components help requests

Please add any items for this part of the agenda to the comments. If you can not attend dev chat live, don’t worry, include a note and the facilitator can highlight a ticketticket Created for both bug reports and feature development on the bug tracker. if needed. This part of the agenda will focus on items for 6.3 and earlies for 6.4.

Open floor

If you have any additional items to add to the agenda, please respond in the comments below to help the facilitator highlight them during the meeting.

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