minutes of ESC call ...
michael.meeks at collabora.com
Mon Sep 1 02:10:42 PDT 2014
+ Bjoern, Andras, Jan-Marek G, Michael M, Christian, Stephan, Muthu,
David, Eike, Kohei, Michael S, Markus, Miklos, Robinson, Cedric, Lionel
* Completed Action Items:
+ contact Michael / the list when students show up (Jan Marek)
[ students mostly coming to Bern for the conference ]
+ fix the 4.4 feature page (Norbert):
+ speak at the conference on testing (Umesh)
+ trained in crash-test / VM maintenance for September/October (Miklos)
* Pending Action Items:
+ ask UX advise wrt. wrench icons (revert or not ?) (Astron)
+ blog about the sad realities of web plugins (Bjoern)
+ open-source newer Synezip tests (Umesh)
+ get work / screenshots into the 4.4 feature list (Mentors ask students)
+ reach out / plan wrt. FOSDEM dev-rooms (Thorsten)
* Release Engineering update (Christian)
+ 4.2.6-security release announced
+ 4.3.1 released early too
+ build issues with the VM, requiring re-starts.
+ rest of release schedule un-affected
+ 4.3.2 - branch off at the conference.
+ 4.2.7 - due in week 40 - 29th Sept freeze.
+ Potential for new incremental releases sooner.
+ Android Remote
+ pushed changes to the build-system to use gradle
+ in future, will be created using Android Studio.
+ now rather easier to hack on.
* emergency release numbering policy (Bjoern/Eike)
+ if we always bump micro (major.minor.micro.nano)
then we have problems with bugzilla "fixed in <next>"
comments, not just attribute (Eike)
+ potentially update nano - as in 18.104.22.168 - no text changes
+ for this OOB release, recommend people patch don't ver. bump
themselves if necessary.
* GSOC Update (Cedric)
+ all set.
+ Remaining things to do:
+ Students should send a small blog / links etc. of what they
did to Cedric so he can write a summary post.
+ Google re-blogs this often, so - prettiness is mandatory.
+ if help needed wrt. tar-ball creation; it's easy see here:
* Crashtest update (Markus)
+ run out of disk space -- new build will take 5 days
+ freed up 15Gb.
+ Miklos will take over in September/October
+ new results look quite good, fixing appreciated.
* Munich update (Jan-Marek)
+ student interns arrived
+ managed to get them to the conference; 9x people there
+ patches in gerrit for review already
+ pleased with css::util vs. utl and uno-tools changes (Miklos)
+ #libreoffice-lhm has people there.
+ still reviewing mail-merge patches (Bjoern)
* Certification Committee (Stephan/Bjoern/Kendy)
+ waiting until ~September after the conf.
* Conference preparation (Moggi)
+ Agenda for face-to-face - 5pm ESC meeting.
+ UX work
+ QA / bug trends review
+ looming design disasters
* Hackfests (Bjoern)
+ Seattle 'Libre-Fest' (Robinson)
+ October 26, 2014
+ Bug-triaging/Intro-to-community event
+ Following SeaGL conference
+ Munich hack-fest (Jan-Marek):
+ will have a BSP come-together; if someone says they're coming
just show up etc.
+ November 21st-23rd, 2014
+ we should drop by with 2 or 3 developers, if possible
+ Toulouse Hackfest ...
+ Confirmed for Nov. 15-16th
+ more details: https://wiki.documentfoundation.org/Hackfest/Toulouse2014
+ Be great to have -really- easy easy hacks for devs (Bjoern)
* QA (Robinson)
+ UNCONFIRMED count up a bit last week,
+ some interesting new regressions
+ Multimedia on OS/X - changed
+ OS/X moved from quicktime to AVFoundation
+ a number of users with embedded multimedia not working.
+ would love a concise bug report (Michael)
+ Robinson's Mac arrived for triage
+ Speech Editor Siri of MAC OS 10.9.4 does not work with Libreoffice 22.214.171.124
+ lower case greek alphabet missing in localized Math symbol table
+ S.Storti filing a number of writer / RTF issues recently. (Miklos)
* UX Update (Astron / Mirek)
* QA stats:
+153 -98 (+55 overall)
many thanks to the top bug squashers:
Maxim Monastirsky 9
Eike Rathke 7
Adolfo Jayme 6
Julien Nabet 6
Guo Jinxian 5
Jean-Baptiste Faure 5
Jay Philips 4
Caolán McNamara 4
Thomas Arnhold 4
* Open 4.4 MAB
+ 3/8 3/8 4/8 4/8 3/7 3/7 2/5 1/2 1/1
* Open 4.3 MAB
+ 12/54 13/53 14/52 14/50 11/47 14/47 14/45 19/43 10/32 6/27 5/24 5/22 3/20
22% 24% 26% 28% 23% 29% 33% 44% 31% 22% 20% 22% 15%
* Open 4.2 MAB
+ 86/252 82/245 83/244 83/243 84/236 85/235 82/229 81/222 76/215 74/212
34% 33% 34% 34% 35% 36% 35% 36% 35% 34%
* Bibisected bugs open: whiteboard 'bibsected'
+ 142/375 141/374 136/361 127/349 119/331 102/308 92/296 84/283
* all bugs tagged with 'regression'
+ 446(+11) bugs open of 2990(+15) total
* ~Component count net *
Writer - 133 (+10)
Spreadsheet - 79 (+1)
Crashes - 37 (+2)
Presentation - 28 (+0)
Libreoffice - 26 (+0)
UI - 24 (+0)
Database - 23 (-1)
Graphics - 23 (+0)
Borders - 20 (+1)
Filters - 15 (+0)
Drawing - 15 (+1)
Print / PDF - 12 (+0)
Chart - 8 (+0)
BASIC - 5 (+1)
Formula - 5 (+0)
Extensions - 5 (+0)
Linguistic - 4 (+1)
Installation - 4 (+0)
framework - 1 (-1)
sdk - 0 (+0)
Impress Remote - 0 (+?)
+ http://bit.ly/15mM2Yn - for devs ( no NEEDINFO / UNCONFIRMED )
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