Documentation office hours - Mar 25, 2022



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


  • News
    • Jenkins 2.332.2 RC build available for testing
      • Mark volunteered us to write the changelog and upgrade guide
      • Plan to review async early next week
    • Updates to are not deploying
  • Linux installers switch from System V init to systemd
    • Basil Crow provided a very nice blog post to be shared tomorrow
      • PR-5022
      • Preview looks good (background, motivation, changes, logging, more)
    • Managing a service page has been updated as well
  • New addition to the “Improve a plugin” tasks
  • Google Summer of Code
    • Gitter channel is active with good questions coming
    • Would like more candidate involvement for the docs related projects
      • Could bring them into this session
      • Welcome them to attend the SIG meetings if interested
    • Is the communications channel working well enough?
      • Gitter is working well for the candidates
      • Using for deeper and broader discussions
        • Mentor channel, publicly visible to all, writable by mentors
        • Posting links to the project plans drafts
    • Brainstorming session if needed in the future
      • Watch and see if the session is needed
  • She Code Africa Contributhon
    • Project ideas submitted, starts in April
  • Open PR’s