minutes of ESC call ...
michael.meeks at collabora.com
Thu Apr 7 14:36:07 UTC 2016
+ Lionel, Stephan, Sophie, Stefan W., Andras, Kendy, Bjoern, Miklos, Caolán,
Olivier, Christian, Michael M, Bubli, Michael S, David, Armin, NoelG
* Completed Action Items:
+ provide Italo some data:
"thanks to 10,000 UI survey respondants in last year" (thanks to Heiko)
* Pending Action Items:
+ accept invite for GSOC mentoring (Muthu)
+ switch lcov profile to system-nss (Norbert)
+ investigate clobberring glew instead of lots of #ifdefs: (Marco, Oliver)
+ add UI guys as reviewers fo rgerrit UI patches (JanI)
[ 7 open right now, will update them shortly. ]
+ tweak UI and get LiveConnect API key / build case for board (Christian)
+ ask QA to re-test http://tdf.io/mmregressions (Robinson)
[ testing underway ]
+ attempt to re-build a recent gstreamer 1.0 / core spec file
on our CentOS6 base (tdf#94508) (Christian)
+ script XML / l10n string translation changes (Christian)
[ still pending => ignore translating it for now (Cloph) ].
* Release Engineering update (Christian)
+ 5.0.6 RC1 - due April 12th.
+ last 5.0.x release (Bjoern)
+ 184.108.40.206 status
+ announced as final today.
+ 5.1.3 RC1 - due April 18th
+ 5.2 Alpha - ~end of week of April 18th
+ a milestone for early testing.
+ Android & iOS Remote
+ new Material-design for android / theming pending review.
+ will update mavern bits later today.
* Documentation (Olivier)
+ 2 Patches in Helpcontent
+ New chapter of Getting Started 5.1 : Styles & Templates
+ Wiki page comparing alternatives to Helpcontent for ESC
+ no need to deep-dive here (Kendy)
+ conclusion: XHP still a reasonable source for now.
+ no huge need to move away from it - if it's more editable.
+ hope to improve it with the tender for shared on-line editing of it.
* l10n (Sophie)
+ quiet, WIP.
* GSoC 2016 (JanI)
+ We currently have 17 proposals selected and 23 mentors
+ We need to submit a number no later than April 11th
+ All proposals with a mentor are star marked, and mailed to all mentors with questions.
+ concern wrt. mentor/student ratio in some cases.
+ go to https://summerofcode.withgoogle.com/dashboard/proposals/shared/
+ tool can no longer do ranking; what's the plan (Michael)
+ we will want an ordering - done in a spreadsheet
or somesuch for slot requests.
AI: + copy-paste proposals into a spreadsheet (Michael)
* UX Update (Kendy)
+ lots of GSOC discussion
+ planning a good way of co-mentoring with developers.
+ hope is that day-to-day poking, testing is ~non-technical.
+ worked well last year with Jay (Bubli)
+ good to get UX people closer to the code (Michael)
+ draw survey agreed & published
+ sidebar survey results in, prepping for publication.
+ talked wrt. notebookbar & single toolbar mode.
+ useful to use the .ui file as well.
* Crashtest update (Caolan)
+ 9 import failures, 1 export failures, 7 coverity
+ prolly all fixed; couldn't reproduce manually.
+ new crashtest pending
+ various people squashing warnings while Caolan away.
+ fuzzing stuff run for 2x weeks while away
+ more fixes coming.
+ hunspell update coming too.
* Gran Canaria hack-fest update (Thorsten/JanI etc.)
+ sadly no-one on the call.
+ having talks according to Thorsten's twitter (Bjoern)
* Hackfests (Bjoern)
+ next venues / suggestions
+ Ankara, Turkey
+ April 30th - May 1st.
+ plan do an overview talk on Friday (Michael)
+ Germany, Munich, LiMux; End of May 2016 (Jan-Marek)
+ Orga: https://wiki.debian.org/BSP/2016/05/de/Munich
+ 27-29 May (parallel to the Debian Sun Camp)
* Mentoring Update (JanI)
+ gerrit: 146 open patches of which 94 can be merged if no open comments
74 from new contributors of which 39 can be merged if no open comments
+ had a busy GSoC week helping mentors
+ Have a backlog of mentoring work
+ started discussion on how to secure new contributors can successfully build master
* Commit Access
* Developer Certification (Stephan/Bjoern/Kendy/Thorsten)
+ after GSOC storm.
* Jenkins / CI update (Norbert)
from:Thu Mar 31 14:13:43 2016
master linux rel jobs: 171 ok: 166 ko: 4 fail ratio: 2.34 % break: 4 broken duration: 0.65%
master linux dbg jobs: 143 ok: 129 ko: 14 fail ratio: 9.79 % break: 11 broken duration: 6.07%
master mac rel jobs: 160 ok: 156 ko: 4 fail ratio: 2.50 % break: 2 broken duration: 0.75%
master mac dbg jobs: 159 ok: 159 ko: 0 fail ratio: 0.00 % break: 0 broken duration: 0.00%
master win rel jobs: 116 ok: 112 ko: 4 fail ratio: 3.45 % break: 2 broken duration: 0.67%
master win dbg jobs: 121 ok: 115 ko: 6 fail ratio: 4.96 % break: 4 broken duration: 2.17%
master win64 dbg jobs: 119 ok: 112 ko: 6 fail ratio: 5.04 % break: 3 broken duration: 2.17%
lo-5.0 mac jobs: 7 ok: 7 ko: 0 fail ratio: 0.00 % break: 0 broken duration: 0.00%
lo-5.1 mac jobs: 15 ok: 15 ko: 0 fail ratio: 0.00 % break: 0 broken duration: 0.00%
supposed to break:
gerrit win rel jobs: 229 ok: 209 ko: 19 fail ratio: 8.30%
gerrit lin rel jobs: 229 ok: 196 ko: 32 fail ratio:13.97%
gerrit mac rel jobs: 229 ok: 209 ko: 20 fail ratio: 8.73%
gerrit all jobs: 229 ok: 178 ko: 49 fail ratio:21.40%
+ numbers starting to look rather good.
* Easy Hacks (JanI)
+ easyHacks: total 295: 267 waiting for contributor, 24 Assigned to contributors, 4 need info
needsDevEval 425 needs to be evaluated
cleanup: 229 has more than 4 comments, 228 needs to be reviewed
+ new last 8 days:
https://bugs.documentfoundation.org/show_bug.cgi?id=98969 mentor:bjoern.michaelsen -> "Find forgotten closed bugs"
+ create your own by updating Keywords to eg.
"easyHack, difficultyBeginner, skillCpp, topicCleanup"
+ please remember, a code pointer is mandatory, and typically
a look from an experienced developer
+ create new easy hacks from these proposed ones
(or remove the Keyword "needsDevEval" if not feasible):
* QA update (Bjoern)
+ UNCONFIRMED: 709
+ enhancements: 62
+ in ux-advise: 34
+ needAdvice at 29
+ Most Pressing Bugs:
+ (FIXED) tdf#98989 - tables not rendering (Windows regression)
[ Thanks to Mstahl! - Windows 3 Bitmap font related ]
+ tdf#89034 - OS X: Text not being justified in Persian and other RTL languages
+ Persists as Common issue -> lots of duplicates; many related layout bugs
+ Mail merge regressions (Bjoern)
+ Cor did some testing of the new code
+ http://tdf.io/mmregressions (11 open; 9 open last meeting)
+ Made some progress on writer regressions (Bjoern)
+ could close some - have commits, but not closed.
+ April 22nd - 1st 5.2 bug-hunting session planned.
* QA stats
+137 -81 (+56 overall)
many thanks to the top bug squashers:
Miklos Vajna 7
Maxim Monastirsky 5
Cor Nouws 5
Adolfo Jayme 5
Jean-Baptiste Faure 5
Björn Michaelsen 3
David Tardon 2
Matus Uzak 2
Katarina Behrens 2
Eike Rathke 2
* Highest-Priority bugs (aka "MABs"):
5.2: 3/8 - 37% +0
5.1: 2/26 - 7% +0
5.0: 7/52 - 13% +0
4.4: 10/72 - 13% +1
4.3: 5/68 - 7% +0
4.2: 10/133 - 7% +0
4.1: 4/79 - 5% +0
4.0: 9/81 - 11% +0
old: 38/249 - 15% +0
* Bibisected bugs open: whiteboard 'bibisected'
+ 388/1313 391/1307 399/1305 404/1297 406/1292 412/1284 408/1277
* all bugs tagged with 'regression'
+ 766(+3) bugs open of 4818(+16) total 25(-1) high prio.
* ~Component count net * high severity regressions
Calc - 9 (-1)
Writer - 9 (+1)
LibreOffice - 3 (-1)
Base - 2 (+0)
Extensions - 1 (+0)
Impress - 1 (+0)
* ~Component count net * all regressions
Writer - 241 (+6)
Calc - 156 (-3)
LibreOffice - 53 (-3)
Crashes - 47 (-3)
Impress - 47 (+1)
UI - 41 (-1)
graphics stack - 35 (-1)
Base - 35 (+1)
Borders - 31 (-1)
Draw - 27 (+0)
filters and storage - 22 (+0)
BASIC - 15 (+0)
Chart - 14 (+0)
Printing and PDF export- 10 (-1)
Formula Editor - 6 (-1)
Linguistic - 4 (+0)
Extensions - 3 (+0)
framework - 2 (+0)
Installation - 2 (+0)
sdk - 1 (+0)
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