Stewards/Coding/Group 02 20 13
- Meeting time: Wednesday, February 20 at 11 AM Pacific
- Video: David's vidyo room (use this link for guest access)
- Audio: If video doesn't work, call +1 800 707 2533, pin 369, conf 9634#
- Back channel: #planning
- Reprise of FOSDEM presentation for Malaysian community via Google Hangout on Feb 15
- Community dashboards
- Working with Bitergia on analysis project?
- Adding contributors to release notes for next Firefox release
- Next steps with Kyle's review charts -- split out R- and R+ and compare time from R+ to closing bug fixed
- Measure effectiveness of patch approveded email: https://projects.mozilla.org/browse/BA-90
- Other dashboards items
- New ideas to discuss
- New contributor dashboards/metrics for portions of the tree (eg. gfx/, dom/, whatever)
- Get engineers to tag nontrivial bugs with common annotation (eg. [complex]). Write a tool that watches for successful resolution of these bugs and adds assignee to list of promising contributors.
- Surveying contributors who stop contributing
- Can we segment who we reach out to? People who made one patch vs. more than one patch?
- What information do we want to find out? Can we work with User Research to craft the right questions?
- Recognition plans for contributors
- Coding Community Tools
- Is it possible to host the tools we're building on Mozilla servers?
- Coordinating with other contribution funnels
- QA, Metrics, Support? Others?
- Discussion other project ideas we have considered previously: https://etherpad.mozilla.org/CommunityManagerProjects
- https://developer.mozilla.org/en-US/docs/User:teoli/TestPopcorn - Building Firefox from scratch on Ubuntu
- The mobile team is experimenting with posting a "featured bug" (http://lucasr.org/2012/12/07/featured-bug-1-in-firefox-for-android/)
- Academic institutions
- Move forward with just mailing list: https://lists.mozilla.org/listinfo/education
- Clean up references to Google Groups and newsgroup versions of forum that aren't linked anymore
- Any next steps with student-project keyword?
- Creating a case study that would promote this work and make it easier to duplicate?
- Josh to make recording of his presentation and share with group
- Mike and Seif to keep coordinating on data to use for survey
- Seif to look into timeline code that's integrated into Reps portal
- Mike to sketch out ideas for coding contribution portal
- David to move topic about academic institutions into main part of agenda