0224

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Clear message

For minutes of previous meetings, please see FoundationsTeam.

Present

Apologies

Agenda

  • Lightning Round
    • 2-4 sentences on current work/roadblocks
  • Outstanding actions from last meeting
  • Outstanding feature freeze exceptions
  • Milestoned bugs

  • Targeted bugs

  • Sponsorship queue

  • Any business from activity reports
  • Good news
  • Reminder for release meeting, if due this week
  • AOB

Lightning Round

Scott James Remnant

Loïc Minier

Gary Lasker

Evan Dandrea

Michael Vogt

James Westby

Steve Langasek

Colin Watson

Matthias Klose

Barry Warsaw

Outstanding actions from last meeting

None.

Feature freeze exceptions

From last week:

Chair for next meeting

Activity reports

Barry Warsaw

  • Pycon Smile :)

Colin Watson

Evan Dandrea

Gary Lasker

James Westby

Distributed Development

  • Started to fix some bugs in bzr-builddeb.
  • Merged some fixes from John for the importer. Thanks to him we are now below 400 failures.
  • Had a call with jml about recipes.
  • Updated some work item statuses to reflect reality.
  • Worked with IS to allow more people to control the importer. Thanks agy.

Other

  • Belatedly enabled kerneloops again.
  • Archive admin duty.
  • A little sponsoring.

Loïc Minier

Misc

  • various small fixes to ubumirror, moved the Vcs around
  • reviewed ubuntu-dev-scripts edit-patch
  • filed an old expense
  • prepared a cubic meter of boxes to ship around with ARM hardware Smile :-)

  • chased adding valgrind to Packages-arch-specific for a good while, in
    • Debian, and then in Ubuntu; documented the current process on wiki.u.c/Packages-arch-specific
  • poked FTBFSes further, requested cdebconf sync to fix
    • cdeconf-terminal build-deps; looked into first user-mode-linux FTBFSes (empty linux-source package); requested xprint sync to fix some FTBFS
  • requested more versatile kernel packages tweaks to support installer
    • properly: linux-versatile meta and udebs; thanks to apw for taking care of these!
  • uploded qemu-kvm pselect() support patch as well as the GCC atomic
    • builtins patch since it passed basic testing
  • uploaded qemu-kvm with support with "credentials yes" for
    • qemu-arm-static binfmt: allows running suid apps such as sudo under qemu-arm chroots; thanks cjwatson for merging my binfmt-support changes
  • upstreamed all current Debian/Ubuntu valgrind patches; all code
    • changes merged upstream now \o/
  • chased valgrind doc build issue; got a workaround now, need to
    • reupload a valgrind snapshot with docs, but waiting for some ARM fixes to land
  • upstreamed GCC atomic builtins qemu patch (+ volatile spinlock_t)
  • triaged some valgrind Ubuntu bugs

Matthias Klose

Michael Vogt

Scott James Remnant

Steve Langasek