Agenda, Dev Chat, August 10, 2022

The weekly WordPress Developers Chat on Wednesdays at 20:00 UTC. This is the agenda for August 10, 2022. Please join the chat in the #Core channel of the Make WordPress SlackSlack Slack is a Collaborative Group Chat Platform https://slack.com/. The WordPress community has its own Slack Channel at https://make.wordpress.org/chat/.; the meeting is for everyone.

1. Welcome

Dev Chat summary, August 3, 2022

2. Announcements

3. Blogblog (versus network, site) posts

What’s new in Gutenberg 13.8 (August 3, 2022 post)

A Week in Core (August 8, 2022 post)

Giving FSE a more user-friendly name – this discussion post, from July 27, is still open.

Off-forum support requests – Highlighted in the team reps group this week, this discussion is looking for awareness, discussion, and feedback.

4. Upcoming releases

a) Next major releasemajor release A release, identified by the first two numbers (3.6), which is the focus of a full release cycle and feature development. WordPress uses decimaling count for major release versions, so 2.8, 2.9, 3.0, and 3.1 are sequential and comparable in scope.: 6.1

c) Next minor releaseMinor Release A set of releases or versions having the same minor version number may be collectively referred to as .x , for example version 5.2.x to refer to versions 5.2, 5.2.1, 5.2.3, and all other versions in the 5.2 (five dot two) branch of that software. Minor Releases often make improvements to existing features and functionality.: 6.0.2

5. Ticketticket Created for both bug reports and feature development on the bug tracker. help / Component Maintainers requests

If you are a component maintainer, this is your time to highlight a ticket or give an update. You can also add information in the comments section.

a) Component maintainers – any issues?

b) Tickets to raise?

Trac Ticket #56283: consensus needed (@audrasjb)

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. https://wordpress.org/gutenberg/ Ticket #35852 – request from @mamaduka and the coreCore Core is the set of software required to run WordPress. The Core Development Team builds WordPress. editor 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. scrub for testing.

6. Open Floor

Do you have something for Open Floor? Please add it in the comments below.

#6-1, #agenda, #dev-chat

Dev chat agenda, June 29, 2022

1. Welcome

Last week’s summary

2. Announcements

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. https://wordpress.org/gutenberg/ 13.6 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). 1

3. Blogblog (versus network, site) posts of note

A week in Core, June 27

4. Upcoming releases

The next major is WordPress 6.1.

If you have early tickets, announcements, or you need some help, there’s time here for you.

The next minor is WordPress 6.0.1.

@annezazu has published a team and a schedule!

5. Open floor

Component maintainers with reports have priority. Then, if you have an item, please add it to the comments. If you aren’t going to make the chat, please say so, and the facilitators will bring up your item. If you have a report, the group can post that for you too — again, if a facilitator knows about it.

#6-0-1, #6-1, #agenda

Dev chat agenda, June 22, 2022

The weekly meeting of the developers chat will be held in the coreCore Core is the set of software required to run WordPress. The Core Development Team builds WordPress. SlackSlack Slack is a Collaborative Group Chat Platform https://slack.com/. The WordPress community has its own Slack Channel at https://make.wordpress.org/chat/. at 20:00 UTC.

1. Announcements

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. https://wordpress.org/gutenberg/ 13.5 lands Wednesday afternoon!

2. Blogblog (versus network, site) posts of note

A Week in Core, from @audrasjb

@matveb‘s post on the Admin experience

What’s new in Gutenberg 13.5? (link to come, since the pluginPlugin A plugin is a piece of software containing a group of functions that can be added to a WordPress website. They can extend functionality or add new features to your WordPress websites. WordPress plugins are written in the PHP programming language and integrate seamlessly with WordPress. These can be free in the WordPress.org Plugin Directory https://wordpress.org/plugins/ or can be cost-based plugin from a third-party lands Wednesday at about dev chat time)

Discussion: on disallow assignments in conditions and remove the Yoda condition requirement for PHP. This discussion started on the WordPress Coding Standards (WPCS) repo.

A roadmap to 6.1, also from @matveb

And a YouTube show on FSE and themes.

3. Upcoming releases

The next major is 6.1. @costdev is running early 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: the schedule.

The next minor is 6.0.1. Some tasks for the editor.

4. Open Floor

Are you a component maintainer? Your report, or any ticketticket Created for both bug reports and feature development on the bug tracker. you need eyes on, comes before other items. Especially if you add a comment below!

After components and tickets, the floor is open. If you’re not going to be at the meeting, please say so in your comment, and the facilitators will bring up your item for you. Are there are areas you would like help with or tickets you wish to highlight.

Thanks to @webcommsat for contributing to this agenda.

#6-01, #6-1, #agenda, #core, #dev-chat

Dev Chat Agenda, June 15, 2022

In this post you will find the agenda for the weekly WordPress Developers Chat at June 15, 2022, at 20:00 UTC. All welcome to join the chat in the #Core channel of the Make WordPress SlackSlack Slack is a Collaborative Group Chat Platform https://slack.com/. The WordPress community has its own Slack Channel at https://make.wordpress.org/chat/..

1. Welcome

Dev Chat summary, June 8, 2022

2. Announcements

3. Blogblog (versus network, site) posts

What’s new in Gutenberg 13.4 (June 10, 2022 post)

A Week in Core – June 13, 2022

Discussion: on disallow assignments in conditions and remove the Yoda condition requirement for PHP. This continues the discussion on the WordPress Coding Standards (WPCS) repo.

4. Upcoming releases

a) WordPress 6.0 ‘Arturo’ Retrospective – the form is open until June 19, 2022

b) Next major releasemajor release A release, identified by the first two numbers (3.6), which is the focus of a full release cycle and feature development. WordPress uses decimaling count for major release versions, so 2.8, 2.9, 3.0, and 3.1 are sequential and comparable in scope.: 6.1

Early bug scrub schedule for 6.1

c) Next minor releaseMinor Release A set of releases or versions having the same minor version number may be collectively referred to as .x , for example version 5.2.x to refer to versions 5.2, 5.2.1, 5.2.3, and all other versions in the 5.2 (five dot two) branch of that software. Minor Releases often make improvements to existing features and functionality.: 6.0.1

6.0.1 Editor Tasks board

5. Core contributorsCore Contributors Core contributors are those who have worked on a release of WordPress, by creating the functions or finding and patching bugs. These contributions are done through Trac. https://core.trac.wordpress.org.

The first of a number of sprints to help update the CoreCore Core is the set of software required to run WordPress. The Core Development Team builds WordPress. Contributor Handbook will take place on Monday June 20, 2022, 20:00 UTC. All welcome.

A sprint will take place in July in APAC time, more dates to follow.

If you would like to assist with this or have a page of the handbook that you would like to focus on, please contact @marybaum and @webcommsat who are pulling together items for the sprints.

6. Open Floor

If you have any items for Open Floor, please add them in the comments below.

If you are a component maintainer and wish to raise a ticketticket Created for both bug reports and feature development on the bug tracker. in dev chat or give an update, you can also add information in the comments section.

a) Component maintainers – any issues?

b) Tickets to raise?

c) Any other items?

#6-1, #agenda, #dev-chat