Dev call 9/22/2010 minutes

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Miro 3.5 status (roadmap)

  • did a Miro 3.5 rc1
  • couple of minor bugs to fix
  • planning to do a Miro 3.5 rc2
  • need help testing and translating Miro 3.5
  • probably a release on or around October 10th

Miro Community 1.1.2 status (roadmap)

  • focusing on small bugs that should get fixed before the long haul for 1.2.

Paul:

  • did a whole bunch of stuff on a bunch of different project
  • finished new new Miro installer work for Windows--we're trying _really_ hard to get this right and balance the asstasticness with income stream
  • fixed some small bugs on Miro Community for Miro Community 1.1.2
  • did some demo work with syncing for Miro 4--waiting on the Trac to MediaWiki change
  • planning to update his Windows build environment

Janet:

  • regression tested the Miro 3.5 rc1 builds
  • wrote some blog entries
  • we don't know how many downloads we're getting with release candidates so that we can better figure that out
  • testing Universal Subtitles for their upcoming release

Ben:

  • fixed the http auth bug (yay!)
  • fixed some other bugs for the Miro 3.5 rc1 builds and some bugs found after the builds
  • built a new OSX build environment

Will:

  • bugfixing for Miro
  • did Miro 3.5 rc1 release
  • worked on Ubuntu packaging
  • worked on miro user manual updates

Order of business:

  • used Skype for the call. SO MUCH CLEARER.
  • Miro 3.5 release schedule
    • going to do a Miro 3.5 rc2 Wednesday or Thursday
    • lots and lots of testing and translation work
    • do a final release around October 10th
  • need to know how many people are downloading nightlies and release candidates. we need to fix the nightlies page so that it's using urls that count downloads and redirect.
  • things we can hack on at OVC:
    • performance (memory, speed) tuning
    • extension system
    • Miro 4 features that are well defined and ready to go
    • talking to people about Miro user interface usage
    • writing widget layer documentation; Miro widget tutorial
  • Ben, Nick, Paul, Dean, Will and a bunch of other PCF people will be at Open Video Conference this weekend in NYC. If you're there, please say hi!
  • Miro users need your help translating! See Translations for Miro 3.5 -- we need your help! for details.
  • Miro users need your help testing! See Miro 3.5 RC1 builds are available for details.
  • If you can't contribute your time, please consider contributing funding by donating. Your money goes directly to ongoing development of Miro and related projects.
  • Did you know there's a Miro User Manual? If you haven't looked at it yet, it's worth taking a look at. You can find it at http://getmiro.com/userguide/.

Bugzilla stats for Miro:

  • 17 bugs/feature-requests created
  • 1 bug marked WONTFIX
  • 17 bugs marked FIXED
  • 1 bug marked WORKSFORME
  • 3 bugs marked DUPLICATE
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