Advocacy & Outreach SIG Meeting - May 5, 2022

Attending: Alyssa, Mark Waite, Bruno Verachten, Jean-Marc Meessen


  • GSoC update:
    • Review/grading period closed. Thank you to all potential mentors for their time to review and provide the grading.
    • Org admins are working on the rankings, we should be on schedule to submit the required ranking to Google by deadline, May 12.
    • AT need Payoneer info used last year to confirm for this year’s payment.
      • AT: Ask the CDF accounts team
  • She Code Africa Contributhon [MW]
    • 3 projects: Pipeline Help, Screenshot update, Inclusive naming
    • End of project mid May. Final project wrap up in end of May.
    • Pride: Screenshot update, Inclusive naming working well. Contributors learning and contributing well.
    • Needs improvement: Pipeline Help too technically demanding, much oppty for mistakes for new contributors.
  • CdCon | Jenkins contributor summit
  • DevOps World CFP has been extended to May 25.
    • Jenkins contributor summit, Tuesday, Sept 27.
  • Jenkins online meetup | May 12, 2022
  • Mark to propose meetup for bisecting with Basil
  • Additional meetups to propose
    • Accelerating Jenkins builds with Gradle Enterprise (build caching)
    • Accelerating Jenkins test automation with Launchable (AI based test selection)
      • Today, a Jenkins core PR needs 4 hours of wall clock time to evaluate
      • How to accelerate the build and test
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