Engineering Community Team/Meetings/2012-08-14

ECT 2012-08-14 Attending: RobLa, Guillaume, Chris

List of projectsEdit

  • Testing infrastructure/automation (incl Labs)
  • Feature testing efforts
  • Community testing planning
  • 20% time wrangling
  • 1.20 deployment
  • Git and Gerrit migration
  • Training documentation
  • Monthly report
  • Communications support
  • Tech ambassadors
  • Engineering activity documentation
  • Recruiting/hiring
  • Wikimania
  • Hackathons/events (January SF, Pune, Berlin, Wikimania, future)
    • Conferences in general
  • Gerrit project owner groups
  • Recruitment/encouragement
    • GSOC
    • UCOSP
  • Dev community metrics
  • HR feedback

Who's doing what (this week)Edit

Chris: PageTriage testing, test planning for community event, interviews, QA Eng hiring, beta labs improvements for AFT and E2 paused while Antoine on vacation. Legwork for proposed community test event for E2 on Sept 8 with WTA and Openhatch. Guillaume: tech ambassadors, communications support RobLa: Hiring Sumana: on vacation

Feature testing effortsEdit

PageTriage getting near socialization stage AFT getting db tuning right now for later expansion

Community testing planningEdit

Possible PageTriage test Sept 8, plan to make the call on that no later than Friday

20% time wranglingEdit

Been working with Diederik: (gives a mostly blank page right now)

1.20 deploymentEdit

1.20wmf9 deployed everywhere but * (enwiki has it, though)

Git and Gerrit migrationEdit

Guillaume followed up on Sumana's request to ask people for updates

Training documentationEdit

  • No new news

Monthly reportEdit

Get your statuses in regularly!

Communications supportEdit

Guillaume continues to follow up on occasional requests, blog post reviews, etc. today, working on a rush on Srikanth's post

Tech ambassadorsEdit

Engineering activity documentationEdit

nothing special to report


Hackathons/events (January SF, Berlin, Wikimania)Edit

Conferences in generalEdit

Gerrit project owner groupsEdit




Dev community metricsEdit


Sumana: on vacation Guillaume: Possible vacation after the all staff Chris: vacation Aug 31-Sep 7 Platform Engineering meeting on Thursday, 10am PDT