Tide Chat Summary: October 23rd

This post summarizes the Tide chat meeting from October 23rd 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.

Repo decommissioning + deletion

Transition to office hours

  • @jeffpaul will be out of the office for the next couple of weeks, so we’ll be transitioning to <office-hours> during our normal <tidechat> times until his return the week of November 12th
  • Feel free to call out questions/issues/concerns in the #tide Slack channel and we’ll plan to respond asynchronously in the meantime

General announcements

Next meeting

As noted above, we’ll be transitioning to office hours for the next couple of weeks while @jeffpaul is away.  Please drop in to the #tide Slack channel in the meantime and we’ll respond asynchronously. 

The next meeting will take place on November 13, 2018 at 20:00 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.

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