Committers Call 2012-06-11


  • Moderator: Justin Coyne (MediaShelf)
  • Notetaker: Mike Stroming (Northwestern)
  • Dan Coughlin (Penn State)
  • Ben Armintor (Columbia)
  • Molly Pickral (UVA)
  • Mike Giarlo (Columbia)
  • Adam Wead (Rock Hall)
  • Dan Brubaker-Horst (Notre Dame)
  • Chris Colvard (Indiana University)
  • Justin Coyne (Media Shelf)
  • Matt Zumwalt (Media Shelf)
  • Chris Beer (Stanford)
  • Michael Klein (Stanford)
  • Naomi Dushay (Stanford)
  • Jessie Keck (Stanford)

Next meeting's notetaker and moderator

June 18

  • Moderator: Michael Klein
  • Notetaker: Mike Stroming


  1. Call for Agenda items
    1. recent emails to the list ; topics raised in IRC
    2. Ben Armintor's recent email to the list
      1. Email about restructuring code in Hydra and downstream expectations, want people to build able to build engines for Hydra
      2. Models issue in engine, when you require something as a gem, you don't get whatever is in app models
      3. Chris Beer: It's not auto-loaded
      4. Justin:  Should we keep everything in lib?
      5. Chris Beer:
      6. Justin: Chris, is this referencing app directory?
      7. Chris: Yes
      8. Ben: If this works, it would help.  Wants to start a conversation about how things are being assigned to two groups of code
      9. Justin:  Seems like they're not being auto-loaded.  Open as a ticket.
      10. Ben: Ok.
  2. Refactoring plans
    1. current branches
      1. Chris:  Naomi made two new branches in hydra-head.  These are there for reference, might not be useful
      2. Justin:  Made some changes for pulling out access_controls
  3. Hydra Partners meeting report
    1. Matt and Naomi sent emails to the list about re-factoring
    2. Justin: hydra-head gem split to 3 pieces - models, access_controls, everything else.  Will have a demo app.
  4. very near term work
    1.  OM release by Michael Klein today - can have a base terminology and mixin other terminologies
  5. Jira
    1. Unassigned Version tickets no more – let's assign versions to 5 of them this call:
    2. Jira Weekly Round up from Sprint for June 11 (today):
      2. Ben: Can't update a datastream's control group in Fedora after the datastream has been created