Documentation office hours - Apr 29, 2022



Mark Waite (@MarkEWaite), Meg McRoberts (@StackScribe). Kristin Whetstone (@kwhetstone )


  • News
    • Weekly 2.345 has released
  • Google Summer of Code
    • Proposal evaluation by potential mentors, due by end of this week
    • Org admins do further review, prioritization, submit to Google
    • Google selected projects are announced in May
  • She Code Africa Contributhon
    • Inclusive naming project has found several places that need updates
      • Master → Controller
      • Slave → Agent
      • Blacklist → better phrase
      • Whitelist → better phrase
    • Screenshot updates project
      • Found many screenshots that need update
      • Using Jenkins weekly to create (close to June LTS)
      • Watch for Java 8 references in screenshots
    • Pipeline help project
      • Struggled today because we picked a plugin that was hard to add help
    • Ends mid-May, two weeks of conclusion and final reports
  • Jenkins 2.332.3 LTS changelog and upgrade guide
  • Ongoing prep for June LTS baseline selection
    • Significant UI improvements since 2.332.x
    • Review of changes since 2.332.x
  • Require Java 11 is now planned for the Sep 2022 LTS
    • Java 8 end of support by the Jenkins project
  • Internationalization and localization meetup - May 12
    • Crowdin Enterprise helping Jenkins translations