Sprints/November 08

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* Ryan
** Past weeks: Mer stuff, Canola in Bugzilla, category stuff, other stuff I don't remember. ;)
** Today: Thinking up random stuff to make Niels fix :P, [ finally] using the council blog for what it was supposed to be used for.
* Niels
* Niels

Revision as of 09:56, 25 November 2008


November 2008 Sprint planning


Ongoing tasks carried here from the previous sprint + New tasks committed by their owners in the sprint meeting. They come from the tasks in the Backlog and the Proposals.

Completed Good progress Just standing Some help needed! Really stuck/delayed
Committed Task Owner  % Highlights
2008-08-12 Better organization of components: Sort out last unclear issues, come up with implementation plan Andre 70% Draft available at Talk:Task:Getting Nokia involved in
2008-09-02 Task:Fast Server Tero 80% Ragnaroek upgrade done, new DB server in place, still going to set up the static file server
2008-09-02 ITT app catalog feeds Henri 0%
2008-09-30 Who and how works on the design Dave 50% IRC meeting clarified how we will work together. We now need to get it done, have more feedback & discussion, and finalise a design that we're happy with.
2008-09-30 Finalise layout for Dave 30% Proposal exists, I would like to wireframe some mock-ups. Layout will depend on the final layout of the front page, most likely. Waiting for INdT relationship & contacts to be clarified.
2008-09-30 Task:Reducing number of external repositories Niels 40% Contacted most owners. Had a lot of positive responses, but need to gently push most of them again..
2008-09-30 Define and publish first Feature Jar for the community and Nokia product managers Andre 80% See this email - second iteration based on Quim's feedback planned for first week of November
2008-09-30 Task:Open Source Proof Points Quim 5% Started preliminary discussion.
2008-11-04 Karma for applications Hirvinen 0%
2008-11-04 Finalise design & stylesheets for Dave 0%
2008-11-04 Finalise layout for Dave 0%
2008-11-04 Finalise layout for Dave 0%
2008-11-04 Task:Packaging policy proposed changes Ryan 95% This one may end up blocked waiting for Application Manager to be updated (policy follows tools), but it's been pushed to the appropriate people, so probably out of my hands.
2008-11-04 Task:Document the Sprint procedure Ryan DONE I'm satisfied, if anybody wants more, let me know.
2008-11-04 Task:Define voting procedure for Community Council elections Ryan 25% Started some discussion to try to attract the people who were so vocal about the system choice the last time around, there's been some discussion (though not nearly as much as last time). Gonna push one of the voting systems outline in the thread to the wiki page and see what bites.
2008-11-04 Task:Texts for Quim 20% Drafted the "Open Source" part.
2008-11-04 Task:Collaboration infrastructure for a single project (e.g. Application Manager) etrunko 0%
2008-11-04 Define what is needed to get git up on Tero 0%

Bugs in product Website

The bugs assigned in the last sprint meeting are marked as HIGH. The bugs proposed for the next sprint are marked as MEDIUM. Only product/component maintainers can change this status. Comment on a bug if you want to push it up. Check also those marked as EASYFIX.

What follows are the bugs that need special attention/progress.

For the record:

IDPStatusSeverityVersionProductSummary (11 tasks) WebsiteComments on should automatically contain version number[1] WebsiteVisualize rating creation date and related software version[2] WebsiteAdd RSS feeds to community portal[3] WebsiteDeveloper documentation portal needs revision[4] WebsiteExplicit feedback channels WebsiteAfter logging in to Wiki, immediately not logged on next page Website"Download" links in Garage's viewcvs appears to be broken[5] WebsiteEnabling extras-devel repository breaks application installer due to an error in the Packages file WebsiteReorganizing components in Bugzilla[6] WebsiteDetaching thumbs down from karma WebsiteList Maemo Bugzilla code changes, upstream backports & customizations 
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  1. Parameter columns=id, severity, product, status, resolution, summary, to is invalid using regex /^[\w,_+-~]*$/

Activity log

Latest activity report goes on top.

Tuesday 2008-11-25
  • Ryan
    • Past weeks: Mer stuff, Canola in Bugzilla, category stuff, other stuff I don't remember. ;)
    • Today: Thinking up random stuff to make Niels fix :P, finally using the council blog for what it was supposed to be used for.
  • Niels
    • Yesterday: Fixed wiki issues by removing squid setup. Fixed cron issues, random bug fixes. Extras user support.
    • Today: Look at logging for servers, look at autobuilder improvements, issues GA tends to throw at me :)
Monday 2008-11-24
  • Andre
    • Last days: Triaging old bugs, fixed some Bugzilla bugs in SVN, a few preparations for Bugzilla Reorg
    • Today: Forward some older bugs, some tests for Bugzilla Reorg, internal report (improve & write, actually)
  • Niels
    • last few days: Worked on stability, performance improvements, bug fixes. Enabled for static files like stylesheets,javascript and images. Helped developer with stability issues in his app.
    • today: Add support for attachments too. Work on cron issues. Look at removing squid in front of this wiki.
    • problems: It seems that if I stop reporting activity because of a busy schedule, everybody else does too ;)
Wednesday 2008-11-19
  • Andre
    • Yesterday: Triage some older bugs, worked on internal report
    • Today: Enhance internal report, fix some Bugzilla bugs in SVN, change/seperate some QA contacts in Website component, triage
  • Niels
    • Yesterday: Did some tuning, bugfixing, tracing for Started on setting up
    • Today: Update shell scripts to be ragnaroek compatible. Work on Do some more tuning.
  • Bergie
    • Yesterday: Helped neals with post-upgrade tasks, some more performance tuning and minor layout improvements
    • Today: Helping Hirvinen with cleaning messed up Gmail HTML messages in discussion forums
Tuesday 2008-11-18
  • Niels
    • Yesterday: Upgraded webservers to ragnaroek together with Bergie. Moved database to another server.
    • Today: Check out some small problems on maintenance node. Tune database a bit. Prepare setup for static file serving through
  • Bergie
    • Yesterday: Upgraded servers to Ragnaroek
    • Today: Helping Niels with some post-upgrade issues, more performance tuning
Monday 2008-11-17
  • Niels
    • Friday: Prepare for ragnaroek upgrade on monday. Worked on new database server.
    • Today: Upgrading to Ragnaroek
  • Bergie
Friday 2008-11-14
  • Niels
    • Yesterday: Worked on Downloads improvements, styling and testing for discussions.
    • Today: Prepare for ragnaroek upgrade on monday. See if we have not forgotten anything. Tune new database server if it gets delivered today.
  • Dave
    • Yesterday: Made some suggested edits for Task:Texts for, had a good long chat with Quim, responded to latest design drafts.
    • Today: Design draft work, propose a text for Task:Texts for, push the wireframe I did (which I'm unhappy with) for the Development page to start layout discussion
  • Bergie
    • Yesterday: Solved discussion karma issues, helped Hirvinen in his tasks
    • Today: Ensuring all is in packages that we need for Monday's upgrade
Thursday 2008-11-13
  • Dave
    • Tuesday: Summarised IRC website design meeting, hopefully we've unblocked the blockage in the website design work now. Suggest useful links for Task:Texts for
    • Yesterday: Upgraded to Intrepid Ibex Tuesday afternoon. Spent yesterday morning fixing stuff. Yeuch. Responded to design proposal from Glaubert
    • Today: Plan to help work on Task:Texts for
  • Niels
    • Yesterday: Worked on website bugs and Downloads improvement.
    • Today: Continue working on website bugs and Downloads improvements.
  • Bergie
    • Today: Solving discussion karma issues
Wednesday 2008-11-12
  • Niels
    • Yesterday: deployed mediawiki and bugzilla comments karma plugins, fixed favouriting to not force to https when logged in on http. Did some fixes to products. Fixed the https login trap. Triaged website bugs.
    • Today: Work on website bugs and Downloads.
Tuesday 2008-11-11
  • Andre
    • Yesterday: Cleaning up current Default QA and assignee email address scheme a bit, Forwarding/syncing reports
    • Today: Bugzilla Reorg, Rework feature jam, Move "safe" virtual bugzilla accounts to @maemo.bugs, Create some of the new assignees as preparation for Reorg, Internal report
  • Dave
    • Yesterday: Prepared & ran IRC meeting on web design. Talked to Niels about Karma.
    • Today: Post minutes for IRC meeting for design discussion around Upgrade computer to Intrepid. It's a holiday in France today.
Monday 2008-11-10
  • Niels
    • Last days: worked on maemo services documentation, investigated promotion issues, lot's of small admin tasks done.
    • Today: Clean up admin backlog because of weekend break, work on open bugs.
Friday 2008-11-07
  • Andre
Thursday 2008-11-06
  • Dave
    • Yesterday: Took a rest day after watching US election results all night.
    • Today: Follow up with Henri about Karma blog "thumbs down" patch. Nothing else for Maemo today.
  • Niels
    • Yesterday: Created irc log for the meeting and did some general maintenance tasks.
    • Today: Document server landscape for configuration guide (Sysadmins). Investigate Extras promotion problems.
Wednesday 2008-11-05