Hosting Meeting Agenda – August 19, 2019

Hello, everyone!

This is the agenda post for the meeting in #hosting-community on Slack that is scheduled for August 19, 2019 at 1400UTC.

Housekeeping

Request for help with notes.

Community Communication

Chat about coreCore Core is the set of software required to run WordPress. The Core Team builds WordPress. proposals and happenings brought up in last week’s meeting:

  • The PHPPHP PHP (PHP: Hypertext Preprocessor) is a general-purpose scripting language especially suited to web development. PHP code is usually processed on a web server by a PHP interpreter. On a web server, the result of the interpreted and executed PHP code would form the whole or part of an HTTP response. upgrade recommendation dashboard widgetWidget A WordPress Widget is a small block that performs a specific function. You can add these widgets in sidebars also known as widget-ready areas on your web page. WordPress widgets were originally created to provide a simple and easy-to-use way of giving design and structure control of the WordPress theme to the user. set to start recommending upgrades for users with 5.6 or lower on August 20, 2019.
  • A proposal to trim the versions of WordPress that receive security backports.
  • A proposal to automatically update WordPress versions older than 4.7 and a planned followup discussion.
  • The WordPress.orgWordPress.org The community site where WordPress code is created and shared by the users. This is where you can download the source code for WordPress core, plugins and themes as well as the central location for community conversations and organization. https://wordpress.org//hostingHosting A web hosting service is a type of Internet hosting service that allows individuals and organizations to make their website accessible via the World Wide Web. page project @chanthaboune brought to the team.

Open Floor

Do you have anything else to add? Please leave a comment on this post! Look forward to seeing you there!

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