Dev Chat summary: January 15, 2020 (5.4 week 1)

Author: WordPress.org

Date: January 15, 2020 

Category: Make WordPress Core

The chat was facilitated by @francina on this agenda.

Full meeting transcript on Slack

Announcements / WordPress 5.4

At the moment there are 288 tickets milestoned for 5.4.

@francina is working on putting together a release squad. Some roles are already confirmed:

The whole team should be assembled by the end of the week. There is a fewer roles than in 5.3, because it’s a shorter release. The first Beta release is in 3 weeks from now.

@davidbaumwald expects to release the bug scrubs schedule by the end of the week.

@karmatosed added that Core design triages (on Mondays) for a few weeks

 

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