Core: April 3, 2012

April 2, 2012
Minutes (Notes) of the meeting of jQuery
Location: #jquery-meeting on Freenode
Attending: dmethvin, timmywil, mikesherov, gnarf
Time: Noon ET

Official Agenda:

  • 1.7.2
  • Bug tracker misbehavin’ again last week
    • Who knows why, but a reboot fixed it…
  • Style guide: Did we remove the ambiguous “space around quotes” rule?
    • Dave to create epic email thread regarding this
  • http://bugs.jquery.com/ticket/11539 Do we want to change our support for text nodes?
    • gibson042: traversing is safe for text nodes, manipulation is not?
  • Triage
  • 1.8 (April 9 Beta)
    • Dev on master or branch? Consensus: 1.8 on Development Branch
    • 1.8 Feature branch — we’ll land PRs there?
    • Specific process?
      • Make standard PRs but against 1.8 branch (after I create it)
      • https://github.com/jquery/jquery/branches
      • Um, create 1.8 branch (BRANCH is 1.8pre b/c there was 1.8 subs?)
      • WHY CAN’T I label PRs? (gnarf: maybe bc issues are off?)
    • Several PRs ready to land
    • jaubourg has been a good boy
    • Pinged Chad Killingsworth re Closure Compiler, he made a Sizzle PR for some issues to simplify CC work (haven’t reviewed it yet)