December 6th Support Team Meeting Summary

Starting with a quick reminder: It’s OK to take a break, everyone’s been a bit on edge with this release, remember that you are volunteers and have no obligations here, walk away and unwind instead if you feel like it, we’ve got this covered.

And as always with major releases, please keep general banter in the #forums SlackSlack Slack is a Collaborative Group Chat Platform https://slack.com/. The WordPress community has its own Slack Channel at https://make.wordpress.org/chat/. room to a minimum to avoid us missing important shared information after a release.

We hope to have the revised support guidelines released this weekend if all goes well, input is still welcome via GitHubGitHub GitHub is a website that offers online implementation of git repositories that can 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. https://github.com/ though, and we’ll get it moved to a more appropriate location once the first iteration is out.

The Master List has been updated and is ready for the upcoming release, with the modifications proposed in the associated p2 post.

Checking in with international liaisons

Representatives from the Swedish, Italian, German, Spanish, Russian and Urdu communities took place in our preparational meeting this week!

Open floor

Some questions for the new editor may need various answers we don’t have a predefined reply for, in those cases you can also reference the plugin sticky topic we’ve used before the release.

Read the meeting transcript in the Slack archives. (A Slack account is required)

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