DSDP/TM/Phone Meeting 3-Dec-2008

From Eclipsepedia

Jump to: navigation, search
Meeting Title: Conference Call on Target Management
Date & Time: Wednesday Dec 3, 2008 at 1700 UTC / 9am PST
Html.gifHTML | Ical.gifiCal
Dial-in: Martin to call everybody by Skype
Interested Parties ping martin.oberhuber on Skype Chat for getting added to the call.

Backup dial-in: International +44 (0)1452 567588 / Freephone +1 (866) 6161738 / UK 08712460713 / Passcode: 0587322148 #

Please be available for Skype Chat in parallel to the call. MartinO will start Skype chat just prior to call.
Skype dial-in: martin.oberhuber, ddykstal (or david_dykstal), david-k-mcknight, kevin.j.doyle, xuan.chen886, eugenetarassov, michael_scharf, uwe.stieber, radoslav.gerganov, wrsfburton, anna_dushistova.


Contents

Attendees

This meeting is free for everyone to attend. It's a service of the TM developers and committers to community, fostering exchange of upcoming news, status and asking questions. Committers are expected to attend.


Agenda

Last Meetings

Update on RSE Status

TM 3.0.2

  • No changes planned this week, 3.0.2 release planned for Dec.5

TM 3.1

Other Stuff

  • bug 238574 Website Revamp - image from the Community is good, need some time to revamp the contents
  • Target Communication Framework - DSDP/TM/TCF FAQ available and plan theme, shooting for 1.0 under discussion.
  • 3.1M3 Assigned Open bugs - AI Everyone reassign target milestone as appropriate
  • Abbot pretty much dead -- looking at SWTBot now
  • Unittests, Findbugs?

Individual Status

  • Anna: Now also contributing to TCF
  • DaveD: Back to RSE next week
  • DaveM: Focusing on 3.0.2 work, 70% open RSE
  • Kevin: Reviewing 3.0.2 stuff, reviewing search bug for backport
  • Xuan: Reviewing Useraction stuff from Kevin for 3.0.2 - planning to fix Junit issue
  • Martin: RSE reviewing changes, want to
  • Rado: Cancel-copy, WinCE

Community Feedback and Status

  • Community contributions
    • Patrick Juhl - SSH Tunnel - no news. In JSch Session.setPortForwardingL() there seems to be an incompatibility between Eclipse 3.3 and 3.4 (according to JSch mailing list). SSH Tunnel being used by Collabnet Cubit
    • bug 196337 - TM Local Terminal Connector - waiting on fix for CDT Spawner
    • Freescale contributions to be reviewed - bug 247876 apply host to project; bug 247878 systemHostCombo with subsystems; bug 247879 project cache for RSE host settings
    • bug 236205 Generic Display subsystem (as a host for vnc etc)

Technology sub-groups

Old Stuff

  • bug 240991 Startup creates Display on Worker Thread
    • Workarounds seem to be good for now. Martin would prefer experimenting with IRSEPersistenceProvider in HEAD
  • Unittests
    • bug 230917 [regression] Some DStore Archive Testcases fail -- AI Xuan look at
  • Findbugs and other cleanup
    • Broken Links in Docs: Xenu's LinkSleuth
  • Quality, Backlog and Unit Tests
    • Remember our 2-fix-per-week / 3 unittests-per-milestone plan
    • Current situation is on this bugzilla report

Cleanup Work

  • Unittests, unittests, unittests! -- ideally write an accompanying unittest for every bugfix
  • Migration Notes (for 2.0 / for 1.0?)
  • Review and improve Userdocs; we have several open bugs here
  • Review and improve Javadocs; lots still missing, unclear, duplicated
  • Fix broken hyperlinks in the docs, fix HTML/XML errors (which can make the indexer not work)
  • Get rid of compiler warnings wherever possible
  • Run Findbugs -- Update site on http://findbugs.cs.umd.edu/eclipse, Quickdocs by Rado in tm-dev E-Mail
    • Question about filtering false positives posted on fb-discuss link
  • Stuff for 3.1
    • API Tooling Javadocs(@noextend and friends) - cannot limit existing API more than it was before, unless it was textually documented already, but can deprecate stuff, even in 3.0.1.

Questions

Vacations

  • DaveD, Martin last week of dec and 1st week of Jan

Action Items

Next Meeting