Wikimedia Release Engineering Team/Checkin archive/20150203



Team Business[edit]

  • The flying Reedy

Team Workboard[edit]

Scrum of Scrums[edit]

MediaWiki Releases[edit]

Continuous Integration[edit] Quarterly Priority: Disposable VMs - Others: please review

  • CI isolation architecture document to be sent to rest of team for proofread/info
  • Antoine to set 1/1 braindumping for Jenkins/Zuul

Test Infrastructure[edit]

Browser tests[edit] In process:

  • Chris catching up with current vagrant situation
  • Start using EAL widely
  • Can we extend browser tests to mobile apps? Appium? Let's discuss... (came up in dev summit)
  • Refactoring Flow page, it needs a fancy programming trick to identify Topic elements properly, will be pairing on that Thu.
  • Zeljko or Antoine to review ? (New build for MF)


  • Tyler starts on the 9th, in SF the week of the 16th



  • Feb 16th: US Holiday (Presidents' Day)
  • Week before hackathon: Team offsite in France
  • May: Hackathon in Lyon, France
    • Lyon used to be the capital of the area a long time ago. Nice old city, lot of great food, reasonably sunny/hot.