Wikimedia Technical Committee/Minutes/2019-11-06

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)
  • Discussed: RFC: Where to implement Desktop Improvements project <>. This RFC discusses the approach for implementing broad UI changes to the desktop interface of Wikimedia projects.
  • Discussed: Schema change procedure documentation blanked, no alternative given for 8 months <>. This task proposes re-adding the procedure for schema changes to the Wikimedia development policy.
  • Last call: RFC: ParallelMaintenance helper class for multi-process maintenance scripts <>. This RFC was placed on last call on 2019-10-23 with the intent to approve on 2019-11-13. Comments in support of or in opposition to this RFC are welcome during the last call period.
  • TechCom will not meet next week due to the 2019 Wikimedia Technical Conference.
  • No IRC meeting next week or on 2019-11-20.