Scrum of scrums/2018-07-11

2018-07-11Edit

CalloutsEdit

  • Fundraising campaigns https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/CentralNotice/Calendar
  • Datacenter switchover will happen on the end of this quarter. Dates not fully set, but a tentative range is 17-29 September 2018 and a switchback on 8-19 October 2018. We plan for at least 3 weeks this time around.
  • Analytics: Spark is now available in Jupyter notebooks

AudiencesEdit

ReadersEdit

iOS native appEdit

Natalia

Android native appEdit

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Readers WebEdit

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    • Mobile website (MinervaNeue / MobileFrontend):
      • Page issues UI T199005 T191532 T197932 T191528 T199005 T198115 T197931
      • Improve diff UI T197491 T197729
      • Fixes and hygiene T193418 T193821 T198930 T197106 T199156 T193754 T196767 T188937 T193069
      • Finalizing designs for collapsible templates T111565
      • Planning for advanced mobile contributions
    • Desktop website (Popups):
      • Abort outdated HTTP requests T197700
      • Send the Accept-Language header when calling API T198619
    • Design and product are preparing user interviews for Wikimania


Readers InfrastructureEdit

James

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    • Working with the iOS and Android teams on using the Page Library's transforms in the service. (T170584)
    • Still working on supporting lang variants in MCS via the uselang parameter to MW API requests. (T195948)
    • Safari Reading List extension now submitted, awaiting approval from Safari extension store. (T191998)
    • Maps work continues; working with Discovery colleagues to move the test cluster out of production. (T172090)


MultimediaEdit

Matthias

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    • Working on search interface prototyping, so users can search by Wikibase properties/values
    • Continuing work on search backend


ContributorsEdit

Community TechEdit

Moriel

Anti-Harassment ToolsEdit

Moriel

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    • RfC coming

EditingEdit

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ParsingEdit

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GrowthEdit

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LanguageEdit

Kartik

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    • Content Translation v2 - work continues: MT warnings and calculations, Users to notify about old drafts and bug fixes


Audiences DesignEdit

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UI StandardizationEdit

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    • New OOUI release coming to MW master today, nothing major.

TechnologyEdit

AnalyticsEdit

Francisco

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    • Close to deploy pagecounts (legacy pageviews) to wikistats, they been available on API for a while
    • Maps improvements
    • Working with security on threat model of analytics stack. [wiki, email]
    • We had a data drop (now backfilled) that highlighted lack of alarms in our current eventlogging hadoop pipeline, we will be working on those.

Cloud ServicesEdit

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Fundraising TechEdit

Elliott

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    • Running another 1-hour test on new API for main CC processor
      • sorry for the email disruption!
        • Amazon IP address change led to a failmail for each incoming payment notification
        • Casey working with net ops team to get firewall rules updated
    • More CiviCRM core updates
    • More work on CiviCRM donor data deletion extension
    • More work on backend for EventLogging-based banner/landingpage impressions stats
    • Testing new CiviCRM extension for recurring donations
    • Adding per-country email opt-in checkbox on donation forms

MediaWiki Core PlatformEdit

Cindy

2** the usual code review and bug work


PerformanceEdit

Ian


Release EngineeringEdit

Antoine


ResearchEdit

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Scoring PlatformEdit

Adam W.

Search PlatformEdit

Stas


SecurityEdit

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Site Reliability EngineeringEdit

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    • Proton is up and running.
    • Eqiad network maintenance ongoing, mostly handled without issues, do expect the occasional hiccup
    • Work started on PHP7 for MediaWiki
    • grafana-admin.wikimedia.org last users, update your bookmarks.


WikidataEdit

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German Technical WishlistEdit

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Multi-Content RevisionsEdit

SoS Meeting BookkeepingEdit

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    • Removed the goals dependency check-in from notes template. Will address that communication via another mechanism.