Dev Chat agenda, December 6, 2023

The next weekly WordPress developers chat will take place on Wednesday, December 6, 2023 at 20:00 UTC in the core channel of Make WordPress Slack.

Welcome and housekeeping

All are welcome to join Dev Chat.

Dev Chat summary from November 29, 2023 – props to @webcommsat for the agenda and summary, and @hellofromtonya for facilitating the meeting.

If you can help with dev chat summaries, please raise your hand in the meeting.


Highlighted posts

6.4 Retro recap

Proposal for a default theme task force for 2024

Feedback requested on redesign of Developer Resources section of and a call for testing.

Summary posts covering content from November 2023: What’s new for Developers, November 2023 and What’s New on Learn WordPress, November 2023 edition. More developer-focused posts are available on the Developer Blog.
The next editorial meeting has been moved to December 14, 2023, 13:00 UTC in the coreCore Core is the set of software required to run WordPress. The Core Development Team builds WordPress.-dev-blogblog (versus network, site) channel on SlackSlack Slack is a Collaborative Group Chat Platform The WordPress community has its own Slack Channel at

Create tours available for Make P2s (team blogs)

Nominations for 2024 edition, core team reps – nominations open!

Core Team update, December 4, 2023

Please add any additional highlighted posts in comments.

Update from core-editor

This is a new experimental section in the agenda.
Please also add your thoughts to the discussion on the future of the core-editor chat.

Forthcoming release updates

WordPress release: 6.4

Any new issues?

New updates on 6.4.x release team or dates for 6.4.2?

Next major WordPress release: 6.5

Any new updates?

Existing 6.5 links:


Are you able to help with future 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? Bug scrubs post.

Next scrub: December 19, 2023 at 19:00 UTC in the core Slack channel.

Tickets or Components help requests

Please add any items for this part of the agenda to the comments – tickets for 6.5 will be prioritized. 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.

Dates for Dev Chat

The last Dev Chat in 2023 will be on December 27, and the first in 2024 will take place on January 4.

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