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DSDP/PMC/PMC Minutes 02Oct08

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Invited Attendees

  • Eric Cloninger
  • Doug Gaff
  • Christian Kurzke
  • Shigeki Moride
  • Martin Oberhuber
  • Pawel Piech
  • Mark Rogalski
  • Dave Russo

New Business

  • Project Plans
    • Open issue raised by Martin O: I recently learned that counter the practice that we have used up to now for defining Themes for our XML project plans, it looks like the Board's original intent was to have the project plan themse aligned "as good as possible" with the Requirements Council Themes & Priorities from RC Themes
    • Do we want to massage our T&P's to match these?
    • (info from last mtg) Project Plan XML format changed (for namespaces). See Development Resources/Project Plan for details. Now also includes infos on tooling (WTP's XML editor), converting from non-namespace variant, and getting started with the XML.
    • DD
    • eRCP
    • MTJ
    • NAB
    • RTSC
    • TM
    • TmL
  • (no update) Committer voting - need to update this section from our email thread.
  • ESE
    • Embedded Runtime Symposium (John Cunningham, Doug G, Hendrik Hofer, Doug S)
    • MTJ short talk (Gustavo, Christian)
    • TCF short talk (Michael S)
    • RTSC short talk (Dave R)
    • TM short talk (Martin O)
    • DSDP update/demo long talk (Martin O)
    • Everyone ok with travel?
  • EclipseCon 09
    • Eric and I are on the PC
    • Current submission schedule
      • October 6 - Open Submissions
      • November 24 - Submissions Close
      • December 16 - First round of accepts
    • Allocations: 10 short, 2 long, 1 main stage, 1 4-hr tutorial - 1 less long talk than last year, 1 less 2-hr tutorial slot
    • DSDP/PMC/EclipseCon08_Votes EclipseCon 08 Votes. Recruited from last year (I missed a couple of talks that were accepted):
      • Tutorials (3)
        • (1) Target Management (Martin, Dave) - #38
        • (2) eRCP/eSWT (Gorkem, Mark) - #255
        • (3) Building a debugger on DSF and Flexible Hierarchy (Darin, Pawel) - #43
      • Long Talks (4)
        • (1) Tools for Mobile Linux (Christian/Maureen) - #52
      • Short Talks (10)
        • What's new in Ganymede
          • (1) Target Management (Martin) - #39
          • (2) Device Debugging (Pawel) - #45
          • (3) eRCP (Gorkem, Mark) - #247
          • (4) NAB (Shigeki) - #37
        • Emerging technology
          • (5) TmL (Mauren) - #53
          • (6) VPP (Mark) - #160
          • (7) RTSC (proposed project lead) - #204
          • (8) MTJ update (Gustavo) - #79
    • Thoughts on breakdown?
  • Packaging proposal
    • Update from Martin
  • DSDP Incubator project (no progress or update today)
    • Unanimous approval to create the incubator. Doug: create the DSDP incubator and build the initial website.
  • Project Updates (copied from last meeting - to be updated during the call)
    • DD
      • 1.1 in November. M2 just completed. Features done. Stabilization in progress.
      • CDT project discussion ongoing. Contingency is a stronger component model with better process.
    • eRCP
      • (NEW) P3ML interested companies: BandXI, MicroDoc, IST-EU. Who should follow up?
      • Respin of 1.2 release to refresh version numbers.
      • Move to RT still planned, but not scheduled. Gorkem would like eSWT to be a separate project. Mark isn't convinced.
      • Upcoming plan - S60 eRCP contribution at a 1.1 level. They are not committing to 1.2 level.
      • OSGi standardization - Eclipse asked for some assurances from the OSGi board about control of technology. OGSi meeting 15-16, hopefully will ratify that letter.
    • MTJ
      • Preparing for release review.
      • All: Please vote for the MTJ release review on mailing list.
      • Sybase committer coming on board.
      • Craig is trying to encourage folks to move to MTJ after the 0.9 release.
      • Christian: Write up an explanation of the EclipseME transition to MTJ and post on the Web. Explain the version numbering of Eclipse and make a statement about technical maturity of MTJ.
    • NAB
      • 3 new features to NAB - entered on Bugzilla.
      • Discussing the schedule for these enhancements.
      • Working on Japanese translation project.
      • Bugzilla 3.2 Japanese Template TBD.
    • RTSC
      • STATUS?!
    • TM
      • Maintenance and bug fixing of product-related bugs.
      • TCF - MV is getting more active now.
      • GSoC student - had to give him a negative remark because he wasn't able to finish his work.
      • (no update) Releng - Nick Boldt is working on moving viewCVS to project dash (among other things). This will be one officially copy, which will allow access from the main web site. Nick is working on a vmware image for automated builds.
    • TmL (no update)
      • Preparing for TmL 0.1 Release for September 2008 release.
      • Fabio is moving the project source code from CVS to SVN prior to the 0.1 release. As part of this change, he is removing some deprecated sources that are no longer used. He will modify the automated build scripts and the update site accordingly.
      • We have a project plan with milestone dates for being on the June 2009 train release. The plan is in XML format on The Eldorado team in Brazil are working toward these dates.
      • Motorola is currently integrating TmL into their commercial MOTODEV Studio product(s). Should be finished in October with some code contributions coming into TmL from the Studio teams.
      • Otavio has completed the /proc filesystem proof-of-concept using meminfo. He is currently working on the 'top' command. Once he is done with these two, he will work on providing extension points for other developers to add to this feature. This would be a good place for interns and Summer of Code participants to interact with an Eclipse project.
      • We would like to nominate Yu-Fen Ko from MontaVista as a committer once TmL 0.1 is released, based on her contributions to the project. However, she will then be on maternity leave starting some time this fall. The question is how to have her as a committer status "on hold" until she returns after the start of the year.
      • Eric and Christian presenting TmL later today (Thursday) at Linux World in SFO.
  • Next Meeting: TBD.

Old Business

  • (Deferred) Introducing the VPP proposed project and Mark Burton
  • (Info) Search CVS

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