Architecture committee/2017-01-25

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An invite-only video discussion, where decisions are often finalized, generally Wednesday 13:00 USA West coast local time as of this writing. This meeting is often used for grooming the backlog for the TechCom-RFC board. (private minutes)

Present: Brion, Gabriel, Daniel (chair), Timo

Minutes[edit]

At the IRC meeting, we discussed MZMcBride’s proposal for Accessing page properties from wiki pages. We explored use cases, identified potential issues and formulated requirements. A summary can be found at T154738#2972889.

Announcements[edit]

Active RFCs:

  • T66214: Define an official thumb API. Effort to define a client-controlled API for retrieving thumbnails with various options.
  • T128351: Notifications in core.
  • T124752: Expiring watchlist entries.
  • T145604: Future of magic links.

Last Call: [RFC] Image and oldimage tables

Please review the updated RFC page [1] and send any final comments here on Wikitech-l or Phabricator [2] by 2017-02-01.

[1] mw:Requests_for_comment/image_and_oldimage_tables

[2] T589

Next week on IRC:

Discuss the planned schema changes for DB realignment & MCR (pending confirmation from Brion). See: