Drupal.org team week notes #6
For the past few months, we have been holding "Drupal.org Office Hours" on IRC. Each Monday anyone interested in contributing to Drupal.org development had a chance to talk to the team, get support and advice, generally see what we are working on. Lately we noticed that less and less people attend office hours. We would like to know what is the reason and how can we make office hours more efficient. Please fill out this short survey to let us know how we can improve!
Now to the updates.
COD Team is sprinting hard with less than 2 weeks to go! Relevant issues tagged as "da_drupalcon". The team is looking for community members to jump in on any of those issues and help push them forward by reviewing patches, coding patches or engaging in discussions.
The most exciting event of the past 2 weeks was the Second Drupal 7 upgrade sprint for Drupal.org. This time the sprint was international, happening simultaneously in Portland (US), London (UK) and Lima (Peru), turning it into almost 24 hour a day marathon. A lot of progress has been made, particularly for the Solr, drupalorg, Project*, and other modules. Blog post about the sprint is coming soon, meanwhile you can read these short notes made during the sprint.
The Infrastructure team upgraded Drush to v5 on all servers.
The Project team released v1.0 of a brand new module called "Entity JSON" and worked on lots of issues:
As you can see, the Drupal.org upgrade project is moving. If you would like to help us finish it - contact Joel 'Senpai' Farris, manager of the project!