Can we change the frequency of svn add…

Can we change the frequency of svn add, access, and update for the plugins directory? They’re currently all staggered, but we should be able to determine how long they take to run, add locking, and run them as fast as possible.


SSL Certificate for * wordpress org has been…

SSLSSL Secure Socket Layer - Encryption from the server to the browser and back. Prevents prying eyes from seeing what you are sending between your browser and the server. Certificate for * 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. has been updated. New expiration date is 2014.


I added another server to the API web…

I added another server to the APIAPI An API or Application Programming Interface is a software intermediary that allows programs to interact with each other and share data in limited, clearly defined ways. web cluster today to serve the almost 1200 API req/sec we are seeing now.

#api-wordpress-org, #moar-servers, #scaling

The SVN notify emails from plugins dotorg buddypress…

The 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. notify emails from plugins, dotorg, buddypress and probably bbpressbbPress Free, open source software built on top of WordPress for easily creating forums on sites. don’t link the revision number to the changeset’s URLURL A specific web address of a website or web page on the Internet, such as a website’s URL on TracTrac Trac is the place where contributors create issues for bugs or feature requests much like GitHub. This is the behavior for the WordPress repo. I imagine this might just be a flag or parameter of some sort? They’re really useful.

The deploy script for me hasn’t been exiting…

The deployDeploy Launching code from a local development environment to the production web server, so that it's available to visitors. script for me hasn’t been exiting after reporting that a deploy was successful, forcing me to ^C. I want to make sure there’s nothing important that’s making it hang.

Please can you update the PHP linting on…

Please can you update the PHPPHP PHP (recursive acronym for PHP: Hypertext Preprocessor) is a widely-used open source general-purpose scripting language that is especially suited for web development and can be embedded into HTML. linting on the unit-tests repo to PHP 5.3 or disable it entirely?

We have test cases for actions with closures and now I can change the file 🙂

peter@atom ( wp-testcase 0 0.01 $ svn diff

Property changes on: test_actions.php
Added: svn:eol-style
+ native

peter@atom ( wp-testcase 0 0.09 $ svn ci -m “Set svn:eol-style native”
Sending wp-testcase/test_actions.php
Transmitting file data .svn: Commit failed (details follow):
svn: Commit blocked by pre-commit hook (exit code 1) with output:

PHP error in: wp-testcase/test_actions.php:

Parse error: syntax error, unexpected T_FUNCTION in wp-testcase/test_actions.php on line 268
Errors parsing wp-testcase/test_actions.php

peter@atom ( wp-testcase 1 0.07 $


Peter keeps pinging me immediately after my commits…

Peter keeps pinging me immediately after my commits to dotorg — I want whatever firehose he’s drinking from 🙂 Can I receive svn commit emails for the dotorg repo? I imagine Otto will want them as well.


deploy dotorg sh wporg hung and then…

deployDeploy Launching code from a local development environment to the production web server, so that it's available to wporg” hung and then timed out and died. Looks like there’s a stale lock laying around now. is down. is down.


Could I get a list of who currently has …

Could I get a list of who currently has commit access for .org coreCore Core is the set of software required to run WordPress. The Core Development Team builds WordPress.? Ryan has access to this info but isn’t up yet and I’m trying to zoom through today’s to-do list, and want to make sure I have everyone. Thanks!