Scrum of scrums/2015-09-09

From MediaWiki.org
Jump to navigation Jump to search

2015-09-09[edit]

Reading[edit]

Android[edit]

  • Production release (v2.0.110-r-2015-08-31) with link previews expected Thursday. Increased textextracts usage (about 100x more as compared to beta).
  • CI tests are up! Lots of help from hashar (Antoine Musso) and thcipriani (Tyler Cipriani).
  • Work continues on preparing page loading via the mobileapps content service

iOS[edit]

  • Ramping up to beta, but not estimating to release until at least October
    • If current UX stays, we'll be using TextExtracts on top of search generators. Will start discussions as app solidifies.
  • Beginining brainstorming/discussions around providing structured access to Main Page content

Web[edit]

Reading Infrastructure[edit]

Editing[edit]

Parsing[edit]

  • Nothing really significant to report.
    • Tidy replacement continues to be WIP while we figure out if there is anything significant that might break.

Collaboration[edit]

  • Finishing up a schema change (https://phabricator.wikimedia.org/T111084); ops is aware of this.
  • Flow opt in feature is in production, but not yet turned on.
  • Will be adding Flow dumps soon.
  • Continuing OO UI work

Language[edit]

  • Blocked: Ops/DB: T111317: Waiting for Suggestion tables to be finished.

Discovery[edit]

Security[edit]

  • Reviews: avro/kafka done, QuickSurveys next, then RevScoring
  • Working with Analytics on T109724
  • Services: T100031 (Marko: just posted a reply)

Infrastructure[edit]

Release Engineering[edit]

Technical Operations[edit]

Research[edit]


Services[edit]

Community Tech[edit]

  • Working on fixing broken database reports on en.wiki
  • Working on fixing Citation bot
  • Working on building parity between Hovercards and Navigation pop-ups
  • Preparing community satisfaction survey

Analytics[edit]

  • Pageview API general approach decided and agreed upon, work ongoing to merge the puppetization of the new 3-server RESTBase cluster
  • Event Logging on Kafka is nearly done, deployment is happening in phases right now
  • Ongoing work: estimated unique device counts, bot vs. spider identification in request logs, and dashiki improvements
  • (looking at security bug, Chris)

Advancement[edit]

Fundraising Tech[edit]

  • Big CentralNotice deploy was a success
    • Does seem to have improved performance
    • More performance improvements in the works, including some contributions from outside of the FR team (yay!)
    • More work on Resource Loader-based banner and campaign functionality
  • Continuing work on Amazon Payments and Worldpay integration changes
  • No blockers