minutes of ESC call ...
michael.meeks at collabora.com
Thu Mar 12 09:19:55 PDT 2015
+ Muthu, Sophie, Eike, Nobert, Bjoern, Miklos, Lionel, Robinson, Caolan,
Kendy, Michael M, Bjoern, Thorsten, Andras, Cedric, Cloph, Jan-Marek,
* Completed Action Items:
+ fix hackfest wiki to prefer rather than mandate room sharing (Bjoern)
+ create a "simple feature / fix" wiki page to extend Easy Hacks (Markus)
[ please add your own items
+ GSOC mentors - please fill out these two guys:
** NB. Students are not mentors and should wait until the 16th **
* Pending Action Items:
+ please file an Easy-Hack this week: just a bug with whiteboard: (All)
"EasyHack DifficultyBeginner SkillCpp TopicCleanup"
+ thanks to: Bjoern & Caolan
+ make sure to create a new openid if you are using the Google openID (all)
[ tried it with Fedora; ~five minutes, easy enough.
initial log-in says:
"This is the Federated Open Authentication provider homepage.
"ERROR: Transaction missing You will be redirected to this
application whenever another application requires you
to authenticate." (Michael)
+ but it works.
oddly had 30x duplicate 'Google Account' entries in gerrit 'Identies' (Michael)
+ noticed, no idea why (Norbert)
* GSoC (Cedric/Thorsten)
+ student application period: March 16 to March 27th
+ unknown mentor requests ... sorted them out.
+ if you've been rejected in error poke Cedric.
+ students should not apply as mentors - it is not published yet.
+ anyone contacted by students ?
+ Wiki page there; we still have time to add tasks here:
+ more ideas much appreciated
* Release Engineering update (Cloph)
+ 4.4.2 RC1 status
+ built, made available as early-testing;
pushing to mirrors after the call for general announce
+ 4.4.2 RC2 week after next (after the hack-fest)
+ 4.3.7 RC1 April 7th or so
+ the last of the 4.3.x series.
+ last 10.6 32bit build for Mac (Norbert)
+ 4.5.0 / 5.0.0? - 1st Alpha release - April 13th
+ Android & iOS Remote
+ patches reviewed for the Android remote
+ new build to up-load -> beta channel today
+ also includes new translations.
* Crashtest update (Markus)
+ import side is looking good (Miklos)
+ export more involved still.
+ bug in the script - overwriting the last line of importCrash.log
+ fixed by cloph, was writing and reading at the same time.
* LibreOffice Developer / Job adverts on dev-list ? (Michael)
+ thoughts / rules / feedback on this appreciated;
+ can't really be prevented (Norbert)
+ CIB & Collabora are hiring (at least) etc.
+ how best to do that ? (Michael)
+ infrequent posts eg.
+ not more regular than 1x per month (Bjoern)
+ no issues with it occasionally (Thorsten)
+ as long as they behave (Eike)
+ plain-text, direct requests only - no recruiters.
+ LibreOffice jobs only (Eike)
* Hackfests (Bjoern)
+ Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain
+ happy to have us back
+ suggested March 19th, 20th: Thur / Fri.
+ happens during GSOC application phase.
Date is confirmed, sign up & book travel!
+ Bjoern won't be there, but will help organize.
+ if you are going, please add your name to the wiki!
+ be good to pick a hotel; if people have suggestions.
+ 8 people registered so far ...
+ hopefully again get the opportunity to speak to students (Thorsten)
+ great to have some sexy lightning talks,
re-use FOSDEM content eg. ?
+ simple intros on how to build / find easy hacks (Bjoern)
+ Cambridge, UK - May 2015 - contact (Michael)
+ Dates of 21st -> 23rd May confirmed Thur / Fri / Sat.
+ Cambridge Beer Festival overlap / Punting Excursion planned etc.
* UX Update (Kendy)
+ lots of people in the call
+ 1x guy - Andreas: did ~1000 Breeze icons for LibreOffice
+ awesome work; nearly 80% complete & looking great.
+ web-page: http://arsenalrace.at/analytics/ak/libreoffice/
+ approved commit access
+ to shrink calls; have 1x additional Friday call.
+ dedicated to a theme.
+ last Friday -> designing of the TOC dialog.
+ more understandable for users.
+ this Friday -> CMIS into the start center & setup
+ so we have the GSOC mockup.
* l10n Update (Sophie)
+ not much that's new this week.
* Developer Certification (Stephan/Bjoern/Kendy)
+ still need to run the script.
* Jenkins update (Norbert)
+ jenkins: http://ci.libreoffice.org/view/Dashboard/
+ recovering smoothly.
+ lcov: http://lcov.libreoffice.org/
+ not getting refreshed yet; working on that.
* Commit access
+ Andreas - just icons for now.
* Unable to open a doc. on network share (Michael S)
+ windows network file-system regression:
+ broken glib issues tangled into the same bug (Bjoern)
+ horrible sharing options problem on Windows etc.
+ ideally have some sort of test-lab with 5x different OS' with
3x protocols between each to test stuff.
+ see the same wrt. network sharing on Ubuntu (Bjoern)
+ any of this sort of bug ends up with random other OS duplicates
etc. that cannot be the same bug.
+ have we poked the (now ex.) Cap Gemini guy whose patch this is ?
AI: + CC Mathiew - and revert in a week if no response (Michael S)
* QA (Robinson)
+ UNCONFIRMED at 309
+ needAdvice at 12
+ if people ask for help with tough bugs - we have a number of
hard to reproduce >90days old bugs.
+ help appreciated.
+ some are just rather hard to reproduce.
* QA stats:
+127 -148 (-21 overall)
many thanks to the top bug squashers:
Jean-Baptiste Faure 19
Adolfo Jayme 12
Julien Nabet 10
V Stuart Foote 6
Joel Madero 5
Alex Thurgood 4
Lionel Elie Mamane 4
Tomaz Vajngerl 3
Robinson Tryon (qubit) 3
Andras Timar 3
Eike Rathke 3
Katarina Behrens 2
Björn Michaelsen 2
* Open 4.5 MAB
+ 1/3 0/2 0/2 1/2 0/1 0/1 0/1 0/1
* Open 4.4 MAB
+ 15/49 14/48 13/47 12/46 16/44 16/43 16/40 14/38 11/34 6/26 6/24 7/24
30% 29% 27% 26% 36% 37% 40% 36% 32% 23% 25% 29%
* Open 4.3 MAB
+ 79/160 77/158 77/158 76/158 77/156 77/155 78/155 86/154 84/152 86/151
49% 48% 48% 48% 49% 49% 50% 55% 55% 56%
* Bibisected bugs open: whiteboard 'bibisected'
+ 259/701 264/699 267/698 261/687 252/662 241/650 228/627 226/616 229/601
* all bugs tagged with 'regression'
+ 469(-7) bugs open of 3500(+8) total
* ~Component count net *
Writer - 162 (+0)
Calc - 95 (-2)
Impress - 31 (-2)
Crashes - 27 (+1)
Libreoffice - 26 (+0)
Graphics - 25 (+0)
UI - 23 (+2)
Draw - 18 (+0)
Borders - 16 (+0)
Base - 15 (-3)
Filters - 13 (+0)
Chart - 9 (+0)
Print / PDF - 9 (+0)
Formula - 4 (+1)
framework - 3 (+0)
BASIC - 3 (+0)
Extensions - 3 (+0)
Installation - 2 (+0)
sdk - 1 (+0)
Linguistic - 1 (-1)
Impress Remote - 0 (+0)
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