[Libreoffice] minutes of tech steering call ...
olivier.hallot at documentfoundation.org
Sat Jun 18 04:25:18 PDT 2011
Can such minutes be posted in TDF blog? I think it deserves publicity:
Either for its content and for visibility + vitality of the TSC and
Em 17-06-2011 11:13, Michael Meeks escreveu:
> Norbert, Rainer, Michael, David, Caolan, Kendy,
> Andras, Bjoern, Cedric, Thorsten, Petr, Andreas Mantke,
> * completed AA's
> + Petr to bump priority of most serious issues in 3.4.1
> + looking into lighting up the update reminder service (Kendy)
> + conditionally used only when build-special is set
> + requires patching / enabling for 3.4.1 / reviews
> + provide current linux environment gio / glib / gtk+ etc.
> versions to Caolan (Fridrich)
> + we include glib these days anyway for rsvg
> + cairo issues, so stick with last pre-cairo gtk ?
> + can we use RTLD_DEEPBIND to overcome it ?
> AA: + remove old non-cairo cases (Caolan)
> AA: + can now completely junk gnome-vfs backend (Caolan)
> + incl. startup performance issue
> AA: + bin dlsym'd fontconfig& non-fontconfig code
> paths (Caolan)
> * AA still pending:
> + Easy Hacks - completion / fixing (Bjoern)
> + get SmartArt into master as an experimental feature (Thorsten)
> * Agenda
> + Action Items
> + Extensions repo progress (Andreas Mantke)
> + worked with kind plone developer Elisabeth Leddy to
> improve S/W centre for extensions, all in svn trunk
> + working with Florian& Alex Werner to get setup on Kermit
> + python problem solved
> + due to be ready this evening
> + potential issues around blob storage of extn's
> + needs UI team input ...
> + just update http://extensions.libreoffice.org/ re-direction
> + use second plone sub-centre for templates ...
> + need to transfer existing extn's from current wiki page.
> + extended QA phase not neccesary
> + Releng bits (Petr)
> + 3.3.3 release RC1 / summary / 3.3.4 thoughts
> + available on download page
> + fixes a number of annoying inc. security bugs
> + 3.3.4 in the plan for ~two months from now,
> pending interest for merging fixes.
> + should we drop review for 3.3.4 (Bjoern) ?
> - not many changes anyway, could review pre-release ?
> - lack of interest may avoid pre-release review too ...
> - leave single review in-place for 3.3.4
> + 3.4.1 status / roundup
> + RC1 being up-loaded currently, for announce soon
> + -lots- of important bug fixes, some data-loss
> issues, many key 'most annoying' bugs.
> + plenty left to work on
> + QA feedback (Rainer)
> + eager to focus work on 3.4.x
> + not much more man-power needed in 3.3.x
> + un-touched bug report count still climbing
> + 200 more in last six weeks.
> + despite good work of triagers
> + focus on most critical
> + LibreOffice QA weekend in Essen this weekend ...
> AA: + put Rainer in touch with Gerv (Michael)
> + Adabas DB - disable / removal for 4.0 (Francois)
> + a proprietary solution that was historically part of StarOffice
> + StarOffice version was crippled anyway - 100Mb size limit etc.
> + never shipped with OpenOffice.org
> + decision:
> + kill it completely dead (Caolan, Michael, Norbert, Bjoern, Cedric)
> + thanks Francois for great research / consensus building
> + security co-ordination ... (Thorsten)
> + issues fixed in 3.3.3, how to handle it ?
> + mention it in the release notes in future.
> AA: + add Thorsten to security list so he can co-ordinate (Michael)
> + GSOC update / deadlines reminder (Cedric)
> + all students on-track, good integration
> + ux-advise feedback / status
> + looks good, lots of nice successful interaction there
> + gnumake4 migration (Bjoern)
> + rebased into 1 linear line of patches, based on m106
> + please do not touch the following modules, they are already
> gbuildized in gnumake4:
> basebmp basegfx canvas cppcanvas dbaccess idl
> linguistic oox regexp reportdesign sax starmath
> ucbhelper unotools wizards writerfilter
> xmlreader xmlscript
> + no news from Lanedo
> + Mitch was on vacation
> + future of the bug tracking system
> + Rainer will have more ideas after the QA weekend
> * Longer term items:
> + continue Lanedo' list of things that suck (Mitch)
> + discussion concerning discussion concerning
> future of our bug tracking System (Rainer)
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