Hosting Meeting Notes: August 15th, 2018

Here’s the summary of our meeting #hosting-community on Wednesday, August 15th, 2018 at 1700 UTC (Slack archive).

@mikeschroder @brettface @antpb @danielbachhuber @clorith @t-rave @pdclark


  • No new announcements or reminders this week.

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  • @danielbachhuber asked team members to report back on adoption of Gutenberg.
    • @mikeschroder said things are going better than expected at DreamHost.
    • @t-rave said Flywheel has not seen much chatter about Gutenberg yet.
  • @mikeschroder asked team members to monitor any changes in resource usage on WordPress websites with Gutenberg installed.
    • @pento reported outside of the normal meeting time some instances of increased RAMRAM Random-access memory (RAM) is a form of computer memory that can be read and changed in any order, typically used to store working data and machine code. usage have been seen by users who install Gutenberg.


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Next Meeting

The next meeting will be in #hosting-community on Wednesday, August 22nd, 2018, 1700 UTC. Hope to see you then!

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