[Libreoffice] minutes of tech. steering call ...
michael.meeks at suse.com
Thu Oct 20 13:52:54 PDT 2011
+ Stephan, Petr, Michael, Andras, Mitch, Thorster, Rainer,
Michael Stahl, Caolan, Tor, Kendy, Eike, Bjoern, Norbert
* Completed Action Items
+ publicise our list of ODF proposals / extensions (Thorsten)
+ add potential removal of two-layer LibO to LibreOffice 4plan
* Pending Action Items
+ default to TM safe (non-TDF) branding (Thorsten)
+ enable on-line updates for QA in cross-compiled dalies ... (Kendy)
+ adding l10n code is currently done by pair of VB Scripts
need to grok & port these to a better tool. (Andras)
+ default to Andras' new MSI building method and release-note when done (Andras)
+ come up with a list of QA heros for next meeting (Rainer)
* Agenda items
+ pending action items
+ release mgmt bits (Petr)
+ 3.4.4 RC1 freeze on Monday - get things in fast.
+ 3.5.0 feature freeze Dec 5th
+ conference summary / round-up
+ Awesome. (Bjoern)
+ easy hacks dissection (Bjoern)
AA: + do more analysis on Rainer's numbers (Bjoern)
+ about to merge feature/gtk3 (Michael)
+ compiles on Mac, and MingW without issues
+ poke me if you have concerns
+ Gerrit Migration:
+ start on dev-tools repo as a test case
+ get people's accounts setup etc.
+ concerns wrt. removing visibility of patches on list (Caolan)
+ happy enough given custom tooling to integrate with list
+ tinderbox / security fun - suck and see.
+ no major objections => proceed.
+ QA update (Rainer)
+ check the 3.3.5 branch
+ most prolly no new release / no new QA load etc.
+ Bugzilla upgrade
+ many thanks to Tollef
+ have the 'UNCONFIRMED' state - by default
+ around 2k un-reviewed bugs, as 'NEW' needs to
be UNCONFIRMED cf. legacy whiteboard status.
+ too much E-mail spam changing them
+ Bug submission assistant
+ no OS selection (can detect that)
+ used frequently, 40+ new reports
+ reports using assistant are viewed as higher quality
+ should we include this into the help menu for 3.5 ?
+ Rainer - yes
AA: + needs a static / fixed URL from Florian (Rainer)
+ can always turn it off / make it different if problems.
AA: + pull together existing QA stats for Cor's research (Rainer)
+ getting stuck into Windows / mingw build etc.
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