Agenda: Weekly Polyglots Chat – Jan. 13, 2020 (6:00 UTC)

Here’s the agenda for our weekly chat.

This meeting will be held at Wednesday, January 13, 2021, 6:00 GMT in the #polyglots channel in the Making WordPress SlackSlack Slack is a Collaborative Group Chat Platform The WordPress community has its own Slack Channel at

  • Welcomes
  • Weekly 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 5.7
    • 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. on February 23
    • Scheduled to be released on March 9
  • FYIs/Highlights
    • Learn WordPress localizationLocalization Localization (sometimes shortened to "l10n") is the process of adapting a product or service to a particular language, culture, and desired local "look-and-feel." status
    • New coreCore Core is the set of software required to run WordPress. The Core Development Team builds WordPress. ticket: Add new admin widget “Community message” – feedback welcome!
  • Open floor

If you have any additions to the agenda, please share them in the comments.


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