Community Meeting Recap (3 January 2023)

[Slack: Meeting start]


  • Add hash for livereload wheel [PR] [Slack]
  • Update the search term when users click the back button; extract useSearch [PR] [Slack]

In progress/Needs review

  • Split homepage VR tests into old and new [PR] [Slack]
  • Update spacing in the internal headerHeader The header of your site is typically the first thing people will experience. The masthead or header art located across the top of your page is part of the look and feel of your website. It can influence a visitor’s opinion about your content and you/ your organization’s brand. It may also look different on different screen sizes. [PR] [Slack]
  • Component scaffolding generator [PR] [Slack]
  • Move new homepage and 404 to the default layout [PR] [Slack]
  • Update the VSearchTypeButton to match the new homepage designs [PR] [Slack]
  • Update search types popover for the new homepage and header [PR] [Slack]
  • Allow no content responses from GitHubGitHub GitHub is a website that offers online implementation of git repositories that can easily be shared, copied and modified by other developers. Public repositories are free to host, private repositories require a paid subscription. GitHub introduced the concept of the ‘pull request’ where code changes done in branches by contributors can be reviewed and discussed before being merged be the repository owner. [PR] [Slack]
  • Upgrade to Airflow 2.5.0 [PR] [Slack]
  • Temporarily increase Freesound delay & timeout [PR] [Slack]
  • Make Phylopic a dated-only DAG [PR] [Slack]
  • Render per-repo pull request template [PR] [Slack] (Now “Done! 🎉)
  • Add a Nappy provider DAG using ProviderDataIngester [PR] [Slack]


  • Postgres connection is crashing in production [Issue]


  • IFrameiframe iFrame is an acronym for an inline frame. An iFrame is used inside a webpage to load another HTML document and render it. This HTML document may also contain JavaScript and/or CSS which is loaded at the time when iframe tag is parsed by the user’s browser. project. Can we discuss remaining work and a potential timeline? [Slack]
    • Frontend: All PRs merged except 1, to add popover or modal for selecting the search type. The spacing issue and filterFilter Filters are one of the two types of Hooks They provide a way for functions to modify data of other functions. They are the counterpart to Actions. Unlike Actions, filters are meant to work in an isolated manner, and should never have side effects such as affecting global variables and output. counter can be for after the iframe migrationMigration Moving the code, database and media files for a website site from one server to another. Most typically done when changing hosting companies..
    • Infrastructure: Being tracked in milestone containing 3 issues.
  • License discrepancy between repos [Slack]
    • State: Still looking for legal clarity on the copyright holder part.
    • Prior art
  • Search result error pages [Slack]
    • Only error pages are limited to a max-width of 1280px
    • Can be safely converted to a column-based layout if necessitated by mockups

[Slack: Meeting end]