Dev Chat agenda, August 9, 2023

The next weekly WordPress developers chat will take place on Wednesday, August 9, 2023 at 20:00 UTC in the core channel of Make WordPress Slack. All are welcome.

For those new to coreCore Core is the set of software required to run WordPress. The Core Development Team builds WordPress. and getting set up ready for 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. US 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., there is a New Contributors session in the core SlackSlack Slack is a Collaborative Group Chat Platform The WordPress community has its own Slack Channel at on Wednesday, 9 August 2023 at 20:00 BST. These take place every two weeks. They are a great place to start.

Also a useful read is the FAQ for new contributors to core.

Welcome and housekeeping

Dev Chat summary, August 2, 2023 – courtesy of @ironprogrammer


WordPress 6.3 ‘Lionel’ Release is now out!

A big thank you to everyone who has made this possible, and to contributors across the globe who continue to contribute to its usage, extension, translationtranslation The process (or result) of changing text, words, and display formatting to support another language. Also see localization, internationalization., and marketing – as ever, a real community effort.

Highlighted posts

WordPress 6.3 performance improvements

WordPress 6.3 developer notes

Updating WordPress to use more modern versions of Node.js/npm

Reminder: Share your comments on the ticket ownership discussion by September 1, 2023.

Forthcoming release updates

Next major WordPress release: 6.4

6.4 Development Cycle

Reminder: Discussion on a 6.4 wish list. Deadline for comments August 15, 2023.

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.

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.

Contributor Day, WordCamp US

Please share any updates for this and if you are able to help support new contributors to core during the event.

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