Meeting Notes: Feb 08 2007 - Gallery Codex
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Meeting Notes: Feb 08 2007

From Gallery Codex

Project Tasks

Gallery 2.2

  • Security audit report isn't there yet (delays?)
    • Bharat will ping Gulftech
  • bharat: fixed DP bugs, working on applets
  • WebDAV / HTTPauth: progress, but slow
    • no update this week
  • Feedback from microsoft about IIS/fastcgi/phpcgi, valiant/h0bbel still working with microsoft, valiant updated known issues
  • Now also asking microsoft about webdav
    • waiting for a reply from MS
  • valiant also asking in various places for input on mysql/utf-8 upgrade bug (difficult to detect/handle this problem, 2-3 different cases)
    • no solution in sight yet


  • No updates this week, still waiting on rosetta request for translation group


  • No updates this week
  • ckdake: no emails back from anyone yet... im gonna try bugging some people in person once the semester starts back up

G2 Usability

  • ~400 responses to Katrin's new survey, will close it on the 11th

Theme contest

  • no updates this week. theme contest is over next week.

Gallery Foundation

  • no updates this week
  • may need to form for-profit corporation to lower tax liability on ads/affiliate income, SPI may be able to help with this
  • schultmc now Deputy Treasurer of SPI
  • still need to work on routing donation income directly to SPI
    • schultmc will work on for-profit corp soon


  • mindless prepared the drupal v5 upgrade, is running v5 already.
  • people are welcome to test it. after a while, we'll migrate GMC to v5.
  • planning to first move GMC to PHP 5.
  • then updating MediaWiki to 1.8.2
  • then updating drupal-dev to PHP 5 (from php-cgi)
  • finally upgrade drupal on GMC
  • core search module:
    • rebuilding search index of GMC continued to cause perf problems, turned it off
    • bharat needs to contact drupal devs
    • bharat owns this

Gallery 1

  • no updates this week (but there has been a lot of development)

Action Items

  • jablko/valiant to continue work on webdav/httpauth based blockers for RC-2
  • bharat to work on DP and applet blockers
  • bharat to update GMC to mod_php 5
  • bharat / mindless to upgrade to MW 1.8.2
  • schultmc to scan PC Magazine article about Gallery and cover of Information Week