Engineering Community Team/Planning/2013/11

November 2013Edit

  • Publish the engineering report for October Status:    Done
  • Follow up on support requests (e.g. blog post reviews) Status:    Done
  • Get the weekly tech newsletter assembled, published, translated and delivered (ideally with help) Status:    Done
  • Prepare for Google Code-In: prepare tasks and add them to melange, reach out to volunteers and other Wikimedia teams for collaboration Status:    Done
  • Mentor Google Code-In students Status:    Done
  • Google Code-In: Define generic information (template) for all task descriptions; clean up & import tasks from wiki into Google Melange. Status:    Done (except for tasks missing a mentor)
  • Finish cleaning up and syncing custom CSS in Wikimedia Bugzilla. Status:    Done - done (except for two CSS files) (bugzilla:54823)
  • Write an "etiquette" draft for behavior in Bugzilla, as discussed on teampractices@. Status:    In progress - first draft available
  • Start planning evaluation of Project management / issue tracking requirements and potential tools. Status:    Not done
  • Start porting our custom Bugzilla patches by porting our 4.2 custom patches to deploy on a vanilla Bugzilla 4.4. Status:    Done (bugzilla:49597#c5)