Architecture committee/2016-12-07

The TechCom planning meeting is a weekly invite-only video discussion, generally held on Wednesday 13:00 USA Pacific Time.
See also TechCom-RFC workboard in Phabricator. (Private minutes)

Present: Members: Brion, Daniel (chair), Gabriel, Tim. Guest: Victoria Coleman (CTO)


  • Victoria joined to meeting to get an idea of how ArchCom operates
  • Victoria will attend ArchCom meetings as much as time allows
  • Work on thumbnail API (T66214) is progressing, follow-up meeting to be announced (Gabriel)
  • Web API outage (T151702) is being investigated/evaluated (Gabriel, Tim, Kunal, and others)
  • Code experiments started for using Varnish’s xkey feature in Wikibase (T152425) (Daniel)
  • Victoria suggest to have a regular meeting to review/prioritize technical debt. ArchCom to be invited.
  • Lego’s Deprecation Policy RFC (T146965) to be discussed on December 14. Fallback: thumb API (T66214).