This meeting is a hybrid teleconference and IRC chat. Anyone is welcome to join...here's the info:
Agenda item: Fedora 3.7 update
Benjamin Armintor: Reducing the number of sites to maintain ( wiki, sourceforge, etc )? Too many sites makes releases really painful.
General agreement to leave Fedora 3 documentation sources behind for Fedora 4
Greg Jansen: Use the github pages site?
Benjamin Armintor: performance related changes in 3.7.1 RC set for release this week
Benjamin Armintor: Thoughts for improving memory use in F4 through the use of subclasses of ByteArrayInputStream and CharArrayWriter. Also, avoiding toByteArray() and other methods that require a full copy of data.
How to make sure people know to use these techniques?
Benjamin Armintor: Using the profiler showed excellent gains in memory efficiency with these techniques and other enhancements.
Agenda item: Code key signing
Benjamin Armintor will start.
Agenda item: Fedora Four roadmap feedback
Committers and the institutions they represent should give feedback on that page.
Agenda item: Installfest
Greg Jansen: A way to get committers' a look to the current state, as well as others.
Both physical and virtual settings for the installfest?
A. Soroka: Add to DLF page
Start thinking about creating introduction videos, especially configuration in different environments
Agenda item: Document practices
Need more than one line of description in POMs
Put pull request procedure in the top level readme and elsewhere
Package level JavaDocs in the kernel first, other places later
project descriptions in POMs
Ned to update top level POM ( assigning to Andrew )
benefit from good Maven metadata: maven search engine results look better
examples of possible Maven archetypes: JMS driven, listening to internal event bus, Hello World, archetype
Agenda item: Wiring Practices
Some comments have been added, looking for comments from people with Guice experience
Agenda item: Ideas for forthcoming sprint
Ye: In the next sprint, Search Function or MODS Sequencer
Clarifying features desired or needed
Thinking about the indexing of fields
Differences between 3.x and FF views about metadata
Greg Jansen: Design pages as a place to get comments and feedback
The work of the sprint will be helpful for others to see
Greg Jansen: many sources of indexing information
A. Soroka: comparing JCR path languages and XPath
New item: Sprint info
Greg Jansen: Two hour kickoff meeting on Monday at 11:00-1:00 EDT, six people on sprint