This post summarizes the Tide chat meeting from February 6th in the #tide 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/. channel (agenda, Slack archive).
Reminder that the current Tide focus is integrating 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. http://php.net/manual/en/intro-whatis.php. Compatibility data from Tide into WordPress.orgWordPress.org 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. https://wordpress.org/. Once PHP Compatibility is integrated into WordPress.org, we’ll assess the next focus to provide the biggest impact to the community.
PHP compatibility integration planning
- If you have tasks that you see as necessary ahead of final integration of PHP Compatibility details on WordPress.org, then please reach out to @jbpaul17 (
- @rheinardkorf: Ahead of some Go changes and migrationMigration Moving the code, database and media files for a website site from one server to another. Most typically done when changing hosting companies. to GCP, there is now a wptide/pkg repo (that is only packages) for the upcoming Go projects.
- Shared UX mockups for PHP compatibility integration to WordPress.org for further review (prompted by @williampatton)
The next meeting will take place on February 13, 2018 at 22:00 UTC / February 13, 2018 at 22:00 UTC in the #tide Slack channel. Please feel free to drop in with any updates or questions. If you have items to discuss but cannot make the meeting, please leave a comment on this post so that we can take them into account.