Editor chat summary: Wednesday, 21 October 2020

Editor chat summary: Wednesday, 21 October 2020

Author: WordPress.org

Date: October 26, 2020 

Category: Make WordPress Core

This post summarizes the weekly editor chat meeting on Wednesday, 21 October 2020, 14:00 UTC held in Slack.

Gutenberg 9.2 and WordPress 5.6 Beta 1

@jorgefilipecosta announced Gutenberb 9.2 was released some hours before: https://make.wordpress.org/core/2020/10/21/whats-new-in-gutenberg-21-october/.

Regarding WordPress 5.6 Beta it was released on the previous day as planned: https://wordpress.org/news/2020/10/wordpress-5-6-beta-1/.

Unfortunately the Widget Blocks were not part of the WordPress release. More context is available at https://core.trac.wordpress.org/ticket/51506#comment:13.

@jorgefilipecosta referred that there is a must-have board that contains the issues that should be addressed before the next WordPress release https://github.com/WordPress/gutenberg/projects/48. Some of these issues are not yet assigned to anyone so it is a good opportunity


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