minutes of ESC call ...
michael.meeks at collabora.com
Thu Sep 10 07:54:03 PDT 2015
+ Sophie, Christian, Robinson, Stephan, Jan-Marek, Norbert, Kendy, Noel,
Miklos, Bjoern, Michael M, Eike, Bubli, Norbert, David, Michael S,
* Completed Action Items:
* Pending Action Items:
+ look at 'make check' failures on win32 again if interested (Michael S)
[ been working on make check failures on Linux - thanks ! ]
+ have a look at the CppUnit to implement 'expected failure' (Jan-Marek)
[ investigated the current CPPUNIT version and Qt test suite,
don't be able to hack on it before the conference ]
+ review Giuseppe's webdav work in gerrit (Kendy/?)
[ Giuseppe recently updated the patch, to not affect normal http - needs
reviewing, no big concerns ]
+ UserAgent - drop bundled-languages (Michael)
+ UserAgent - produce a patch for review (Michael)
+ add a conditional to disable google wearable bits for freedroid (Cloph)
+ ask students to write their own wrap-ups to aggregate (Cedric)
+ rename blocker -> very-critical (Robinson)
restrict access to very-critical-ity (Robinson)
[ Ready to push patch today
Most people should be in 'contributors' group; ping Robinson if you can't change Priority ]
+ fix ESC bug scripts for MAB-like bits for each release (Robinson)
+ failing that a description of the problem & sample queries.
[ have some queries they don't act the same way as before
+ that's not-resolved high-priority bugs in 5.0 -> the new MAB. ]
+ find & reward / promote whomever did the 1000'th [bi]bisect (Robinson)
[ checking some details with mjayfrancis ]
+ E-mail - dev-list to advertise that verification is now much faster (Norbert)
+ write up some blog / blurb on OpenGL rendering (Michael)
+ get Elementary theme guys git push access (Bjoern)
[ pending ]
* Conference: Please also register for individual events (Sophie)
+ or you won't eat !
+ deadline this weekend - go go go
AI: + can we mail people who havn't to remind them ? (Sophie)
* Release Engineering update (Robinson/Cloph)
+ 4.4.6 (last of the 4.4.x line) - status
+ RC1 - week 40 (week starting 28th September)
+ 5.0.2 - RC1 status ...
+ published in the website
+ RC2 is scheduled for next week Wed/Thur.
+ Norbert travelling from this Sat for Mac builds.
+ should be able to do remote builds.
+ OpenGL bits
+ lots of fixes continuing to go in, lots of developer testing
+ no QA / end-user reports at all.
+ please test (your default) settings with latest -5-0 branch
+ additional RC hardly makes sense (Cloph)
+ people can just test the -5-0 branch builds if necessary.
+ Android & iOS Remote
* Oliver Specht intro & commit ?
+ started at StarDivision from 95 -> end.
+ then on OpenExchange mostly on Calc.
+ now at CIB - working more on writer bits, getting up-to-speed.
+ enjoying new good things each day.
=> give him commit access (Norbert) Done.
* UX Update (Kendy)
+ last meeting discussing help
+ from the UX POV -> Bubli removing things from File->Printer Settings...
+ duplicated data from Tools->Options... & File->Print...
* Documentation (Kendy)
+ released a new help editor extension on Monday
+ Jay started hacking on it, improving usability
+ some good ideas of how to proceed.
+ still not as good as it could be, though lots better.
+ usable for creating new help pages now, please use that when
you create new features
+ have a web-page to edit the strings & auto-up-load to gerrit.
=> not load the help repo etc.
+ some web-based XML editors.
* Crashtest update (Caolán)
+ 2 import failures, 0 export failures, coverity run still uploading, no new numbers yet
+ have yet to reproduce import issues.
+ fuzzing machine 1x new hang after 1x week of churning.
* Hackfests (Bjoern)
+ Aarhus LibreOffice conference bits ?
+ Hackfest topic: "C++11 in LibreOffice"
+ look into easy, easy C++11 EasyHacks for that
+ like Stephans "init list ctors for UNO-Sequences", or
using type-alias etc.
+ !!!please file easy hacks if you have ideas!!! (Bjoern)
+ Hamburg, Germany: Oct 23rd -> 25th
+ would be great to see everyone there.
+ wiki page needs some love.
+ next venues / suggestions
+ Belgium another candidate ...
* l10n Update (Sophie)
+ nothing new.
+ how is keeping up with master ? (Michael)
+ not checked recently; did an update last week (Cloph)
+ has been a request to fix German strings & identifiers (Cloph)
+ afraid to re-translate wrt. context -> but no need to worry.
+ no extra work, a transparent change.
+ Sophie to discuss in Arhus.
* Developer Certification (Stephan/Bjoern/Kendy/Thorsten)
+ timed out: status ? and have at least 1x new possible candidate.
+ meet face-to-face at the conference (Kendy)
+ in one room - come up with more names.
* Jenkins update (Norbert)
from:Thu Sep 3 13:59:47 2015
master linux rel jobs:174 ok:168 ko:6 fail ratio:3.44% break:3 broken duration:0.52%
master linux dbg jobs:104 ok:88 ko:14 fail ratio:13.46% break:6 broken duration:11.89%
master mac rel jobs:163 ok:157 ko:6 fail ratio:3.68% break:4 broken duration:3.08%
master mac dbg jobs:160 ok:157 ko:3 fail ratio:1.87% break:2 broken duration:3.09%
master win rel jobs:70 ok:45 ko:24 fail ratio:34.28% break:9 broken duration:45.52%
master win dbg jobs:120 ok:82 ko:38 fail ratio:31.66% break:20 broken duration:24.96%
master win64 dbg jobs:109 ok:80 ko:29 fail ratio:26.6% break:14 broken duration:26.83%
lo-4.4 mac jobs:4 ok:3 ko:1 fail ratio:24.99% break:1 broken duration:53.83%
gerrit win rel jobs:233 ok:115 ko:117 fail ratio:50.21%
gerrit lin rel jobs:238 ok:190 ko:48 fail ratio:20.16%
gerrit mac rel jobs:237 ok:185 ko:50 fail ratio:21.09%
gerrit all jobs:232 ok:102 ko:129 fail ratio:55.6%
+ terrible windows stats as usual.
+ make check hanging issues ? (Michael M)
+ since re-starting Jenkins - no blockage in 2-3 hours.
+ all normal numbers.
* New & pretty developer pages (Norbert/Markus)
+ improving it to make it look like the perf. one
* Perf-testing update ? (Norbert)
+ nice blog entry about it here:
add your own tests following the recepie
-> automatically picked up and rendered on the website.
+ some background improvements to come.
+ some weird stuff - perhaps cppunit testing
+ one of the tests once in a while run 4x slower than usual.
+ do we get a callgrind trace we can chew ? (Michael)
AI: + will look to archive them for a while (Norbert)
* Easy Hacks:
+ new easy-hacks thanks to:
+ create your own by setting whiteboard to eg.
"easyHack difficultyBeginner skillCpp topicCleanup"
* QA update (Robinson)
+ UNCONFIRMED at 549
+ still creeping up just a bit; hopefully get it down in Arhus at the hackfest.
+ needAdvice at 11
+ Most Pressing Bugs:
+ not many reports.
+ tdf#92478 - Scanning crashes on 64bit Windows 10 build
+ gentle nudge
* QA stats
+188 -322 (-134 overall)
many thanks to the top bug squashers:
QA Administrators 172
Michael Meeks 15
Maxim Monastirsky 12
Jean-Baptiste Faure 11
Cor Nouws 9
Julien Nabet 9
Miklos Vajna 8
Adolfo Jayme 4
Robinson Tryon (qubit) 3
László Németh 3
Caolán McNamara 3
* Open 5.0 MAB
+ 1/12 1/12 1/12 1/12 1/12 1/12 1/12 1/12 1/12 1/12 2/12 2/12 3/12
* Open 4.4 MAB
+ 10/60 10/60 11/60 11/60 11/60 11/60 10/60 10/60 10/60 10/60 12/60
* Open 4.3 MAB
+ 59/168 59/168 59/168 59/168 59/168 61/168 61/168 61/168 62/168 62/168
* Bibisected bugs open: whiteboard 'bibisected'
+ 330/1028 344/1028 345/1020 338/1006 328/991 314/964 309/956 311/951
* all bugs tagged with 'regression'
+ 624(+0) bugs open of 4181(+23) total 38(+0) high prio.
* ~Component count net * high severity regressions
Calc - 17 (+0)
Writer - 9 (+0)
LibreOffice - 5 (+0)
Impress - 4 (+0)
UI - 1 (+0)
filters and storage - 1 (+0)
Base - 1 (+0)
* ~Component count net * all regressions
Writer - 214 (+4)
Calc - 127 (+1)
Impress - 46 (+0)
Crashes - 43 (+0)
LibreOffice - 39 (+2)
UI - 41 (+3)
graphics stack - 25 (+0)
Base - 25 (-1)
Borders - 25 (+3)
Draw - 21 (+0)
filters and storage - 12 (+0)
Chart - 11 (+0)
Printing and PDF export- 11 (+1)
BASIC - 8 (+1)
Formula Editor - 5 (+0)
Linguistic - 4 (+0)
framework - 4 (-1)
Extensions - 2 (+0)
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