Hosting Team meeting agenda 2021-06-16

The next meeting is scheduled with the following details:

When

Where

Highlights

  • WordPress 5.8 BetaBeta Beta is the software development phase following alpha. A Beta phase generally begins when the software is feature complete but likely to contain a number of known or unknown bugs. Software in the beta phase will generally have many more bugs in it than completed software, speed or performance issues, and may still cause crashes or data loss. The focus of beta testing is reducing impacts to users, often incorporating usability testing. 1
  • 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/ 10.8
  • WordPress 5.8 Beta & Double the Bounties

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Hosting Team Time

  • WP Hosting Live

Check-in

  • Handbook pending PR
  • Test-Runner pending PR

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Hosting Meeting Agenda – September 25th, 2019

Hello, everyone!

This is the agenda post for the meeting in #hosting-community on Slack that is scheduled for September 25, 2019 at 1700UTC.

Announcements

Feedback Requested

  • @miss_jwo has requested input from hosts regarding Site HealthSite Health This WordPress functionality will perform a number of checks on your installation to detect common configuration errors and known issues, and also allows plugins and themes to add their own checks. error logging, TracTrac Trac is an open-source, web-based project management and bug tracking system. Trac integrates with major version control systems including ("out of the box") Subversion and Git. #47985.
  • Please feel free to jump into the conversation on Trac #48116 , re: tracking 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. extension usage.
  • There were recently some unit test failures, and a resolution is being worked on. If you’d like to help, contact @earnjam.

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

Team Agenda

  • @mikeschroder mentioned that the media team has been experimenting with having the agenda posted in Slack, and folks can reply to it, like this.
  • Any feedback on this idea is appreciated!

Open Floor

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Hosting Meeting Agenda – September 16th, 2019

Hello, everyone!

This is the agenda post for the meeting in #hosting-community on Slack that is scheduled for September 16, 2019 at 1400UTC.

Announcements

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

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 https://make.wordpress.org/ There are many teams that people can participate in, each with a different focus. https://2017.us.wordcamp.org/contributor-day/ https://make.wordpress.org/support/handbook/getting-started/getting-started-at-a-contributor-day/.

  • @brettface Volunteered to help out. Anyone else interested?
  • Project recommendations?

Automated Test Failures

Team Interest Check-in

  • Folks interested in working on anything in particular, or looking for a project to help with?

Open Floor

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Hosting Meeting Agenda – September 2nd, 2019

Hello, everyone!

This is the agenda post for the meeting in #hosting-community on Slack that is scheduled for September 2, 2019 at 1400UTC.

Housekeeping

  • Note takers progress update!
  • Note from last week’s meeting on 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.

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. Recommendation Changes

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 https://make.wordpress.org/ There are many teams that people can participate in, each with a different focus. https://2017.us.wordcamp.org/contributor-day/ https://make.wordpress.org/support/handbook/getting-started/getting-started-at-a-contributor-day/.

  • What should the team focus on?
  • Who’s interested in leading?

Team Interest Check-in

  • Does anyone have anything they’re interested in working on?
  • Are there any priorities you wish the team would address?

Open Floor

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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

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Hosting Meeting Agenda – August 14, 2019

Hello, everyone!

This is the agenda post for the meeting in #hosting-community on Slack that is scheduled for August14, 2019 at 1700UTC.

Housekeeping

  • A post providing the 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.-community collective feedback on 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. extensions is pending.
  • Please contact @jadonn, @mikeschroder or @amykamala to volunteer to help with this, other projects or meeting notes.

Announcements

As always, feedback is encouraged.

Follow Up on 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//hosting

  • The matrix used to approve the hosting options listed on WordPress.org/hosting needs to be reviewed and updated.
  • Volunteers needed for this project
  • What is the current matrix, and what are potential improvements that could be made?
  • What next steps and action items should be pursued by whom?

Open Floor

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Hosting Meeting Agenda – July 31st, 2019

Hello, everyone!

This is the agenda post for the meeting in #hosting-community on Slack that is scheduled for July 31, 2019 at 1400UTC.

Housekeeping

  • Looking for help to write a post about the recent changes that were made to help people locate and track upcoming meetings
  • Looking for help to write a post collecting and summarizing the feedback on 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. Extension recommendations

CoreCore Core is the set of software required to run WordPress. The Core Team builds WordPress.

Team Interest Check-in

  • Projects?
  • Anything else folks are interested in helping out with, or changing with the team?

Open Floor

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Hosting Meeting Agenda – July 22th, 2019

Hello, everyone!

This is the agenda post for the meeting in #hosting-community on Slack that is scheduled for July 22, 2019 at 1400UTC.

Housekeeping

Report back on what’s been done since last week’s discussion on meeting time.

Community

Chat about community opportunities brought up in last week’s meeting:

Team Interest Check-in

  • Projects?
  • Anything else folks are interested in helping out with, or changing with the team?

Open Floor

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Hosting Meeting Agenda – July 17th, 2019

Hello, everyone!

This is the agenda post for the meeting in #hosting-community on Slack that is scheduled for July 17th, 2019 at 1700UTC.

Housekeeping

  • The team needs help with taking notes! No prior experience is required. This is a great way to start contributing to the team!
  • Meeting times
    • Follow up post about the outcome of having two alternative meeting times
    • Members’ suggestions for improving meeting time visibility have been implemented

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. Recommendations

  • Any final comments on the list of required PHP Extensions should be added to the PHP Requirements Check-in post
    • Conclusions on this issue will be reached soon!
  • Thank you to everyone who left feedback on the Site HealthSite Health This WordPress functionality will perform a number of checks on your installation to detect common configuration errors and known issues, and also allows plugins and themes to add their own checks. team’s post on what should be the next minimum PHP version!
    • Got more feedback or thoughts? Leave a comment on that post!
    • The Site Health team will be reviewing all of the feedback and will make a decision soon

E2E (End to End) Distributed Testing?

  • Core now has end to end tests! Connect on expanding this to work on the 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. team distributed tests.

Handbook Working Group

Updates to the User and Developer Survey

Open Floor

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Hosting Meeting Agenda – July 8th, 2019

Hello, everyone!

This is the agenda post for the meeting in #hosting-community on Slack that is scheduled for July 9th, 2019 at 1400UTC.

Housekeeping

  • Call for folks to take synopsis notes for this and future meetings.
  • Quick meeting time note about followup post.

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. Recommendations

E2E (End to End) Distributed Testing?

Core now has end to end tests! Connect on expanding this to work on the 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. team distributed tests.

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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