Meeting Notes: Jul 5 2007 - Gallery Codex
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Meeting Notes: Jul 5 2007

From Gallery Codex

Project Tasks

Gallery 2.3

  • Talmdal Is working on the input validation framework.
  • Virshu has brought ItemMoveSingle up to date.
  • Bharat and ckdake are going to look at xmlrpc. ckdake should have a outline by next week.
  • Language manager progress slowed down a bit, jozefs should have something for review soon.
  • Valiant is still sporatically working on the ACL change (allowing multiple accessListId, itemId mappings). slow progress this week, didn't have much time to work on it.
  • Joe7. is nowhere compared to where I've planned to be at this point. (some reasons in status mail which was blocked as I see, resending now).
  • Bharat working on comments/akismet module.
    • The comments module will be used as a test-bed for publish/unpublish GalleryComment entity methods implemented via permissions
    • The above concept can later be refactored into core.
    • We can have publishing queues, but use permissions to control visibility when you're in a queue.

Summer of Code

  • Camilo (Media Metadata Extraction/Manipulation)
    • Is publishing the code review today.
    • Is making progress. Has found a couple of annoyances with the TagNaming schema.. but will solve later
  • Uday (WebBased Image Manipulation)
    • Started working on Image Manipulations .. and integrated brightness in the editphoto. By next week, should have 2 to 3 more manipulations done.
  • Brian (Gallery 2 SQLite backend)
    • Has not provided any updates since last week.
  • Adam (Full Text Indexes for Gallery2 Search)
    • Making progress, I've been having some issues with debugging. Getting pretty close to having the indexing component done, which is really the hard part.

Changes to GMC Forums (Integrations)

  • Valiant has sent out some screen shots regarding the integration forums layout.
  • Need Kieran to provide a full list of forums that need to be created.
  • Valiant will post the template change for review.
  • We'll host the integration pages at e.g. Gallery2:Integration:Drupal.

Gallery 1

  • Waiting for feedback from Tim_j regarding the week of g1.6.
  • Ckdake has received 1 quote and is waiting for others. Still waiting on 3 more responses. The 1 bid that we have recieved to date is very high.


  • Still waiting for an update from Jeff Ward on docs, but he has been very active.

GalleryCon 2007

  • Its September 22-23/2007.
  • Volksport will talk to Bharat about budget.
  • Volksport will look for a hotel this weekend.

Action Items

  • Talmdal to ping Brian and see what's happening.
  • Valiant has sent out some screen shots regarding the integration forums layout.
  • Need Kieran to provide a full list of forums that need to be created.
  • Ckdake will develop an approach to paying bounty's to developers to develop the top 5 or 10 RFE.
  • Review Gallery2:Usability_Issues:Permissions#Wireframes and send feedback to katrin on gallery-devel.
  • Students and mentors to publish a schedule and milestones for each SoC project on the Codex.

Closed action items

  • Valiant to hack the GMC forum template to make nested forums possible.