Agenda for the Polyglots chat on Aug 10

Dear Polyglots,

WordPress 4.6 is imminent and as we’re preparing for it, here are a few topics to go over during today’s Polyglots chat at 11am UTC in #Polyglots:

  • LocaleLocale Locale = language version, often a combination of a language code and a region code, for instance es_MX denotes Spanish as it’s used in Mexico. A list of all locales supported by WordPress in stats
  • WordPress 4.6 hard string freezeString freeze The term "string freeze" is used by the core team to mark the end of changes to the strings of an upcoming release. A string freeze also means that there will be no more strings added to the core project. Sometimes a string freeze has two phases a soft freeze and a hard freeze. A string freeze is announced on the Polyglots blog by the current release lead. coming in tonight – update your SVNSVN Apache Subversion (often abbreviated SVN, after its command name svn) is a software versioning and revision control system. Software developers use Subversion to maintain current and historical versions of files such as source code, web pages, and documentation. Its goal is to be a mostly compatible successor to the widely used Concurrent Versions System (CVS). WordPress core and the released code are all centrally managed through SVN. directories
  • Translating the WordPress 4.6 release video
  • New stringsString A string is a translatable part of the software. A translation consists of a multitude of localized strings. in the iOSiOS The operating system used on iPhones and iPads. and Android apps – let’s help the teams
  • August documentation sprint – who’d like to get involved?
  • Open discussion

See you there!