Requesting two sandboxes cleared with Matt * @drewapicture…

Requesting two sandboxes (cleared with Matt):

  • @drewapicture: public key to be attached.
  • @kraftbj: should have a public key at Automattic under the same username.

Additionally, @drewapicture will need 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. commit to the metaMeta Meta is a term that refers to the inside workings of a group. For us, this is the team that works on internal WordPress sites like WordCamp Central and Make WordPress. repository.


Proxy Access for Jenny Wong

@miss_jwo has been added to the Community Team’s Super Deputy group, so she’ll need proxy access (similar to a previous request for the original group).

She’s gone through the security checklist; could someone please set her up? After that’s ready I can help her configure her laptop.

Jenny, please post your public key in the comments.

#proxy, #wordcamp-org

HTTPS Redirect for International Sites

Originally reported in #meta-1132.

There is currently no auto-redirect to HTTPS for our local sites like It had worked for a short time because of a change in WP (#27954) to redirect_canonical() but it got reverted later (#29708). In a chat with @nacin he proposed that this should be handled on our LBs.

We currently have ~145 local sites. Adding all subdomains to a redirect rule isn’t something we want I think. Can we force all subdomains to be HTTPSHTTPS HTTPS is an acronym for Hyper Text Transfer Protocol Secure. HTTPS is the secure version of HTTP, the protocol over which data is sent between your browser and the website that you are connected to. The 'S' at the end of HTTPS stands for 'Secure'. It means all communications between your browser and the website are encrypted. This is especially helpful for protecting sensitive data like banking information.? AFAIK only and would be an exception.

Can I please have commit access granted to…

Can I please have commit access granted to 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. for the username “mercime″?

She will be focusing on BuddyPress’s verbiage, grammar, tone, and general styling & bug hunting, and will be a permanent committer for all releases going forward in a similar capacity.

We’ve had the talk about responsibilities, expectations, and security of commit access. She has been a huge part of BuddyPress for a very long while, and the entire coreCore Core is the set of software required to run WordPress. The Core Development Team builds WordPress. team is excited for her to be on board.

#buddypress, #commit