Tide Chat Summary: September 3rd and 10th

This post summarizes the Tide chat meeting from September 3rd 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) and September 10th (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.


General announcements

  • WCUS organizing team looking to confirm who will be leading the Tide table, @valendesigns and @jeffpaul will both be there to co-lead, @kkoppenhaver will also be there
  • If you also plan to attend, please let us know so we can coordinate efforts, thanks!
  • We plan to have new contributors run local setup and will have some smaller issues targeted for folks to work on, but please open any other issues with the Contributor Day label that would be good for folks to accomplish within an hour or so

Next meeting

The next meeting will take place on September 17, 2019 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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