Committers Call 2012-08-13


  • Moderator: Chris Beer (Stanford)
  • Notetaker: Adam Wead (Rockhall)
  • Mike Giarlo (Penn State)
  • Dan Coughlin (Penn State)
  • Ben Armintor (Columbia)
  • Mike Stroming (NU)
  • Michael Klein (NU)
  • Jeremy Friesen (ND)
  • Rick Johnson (ND)
  • Chris Beer (Stanford)
  • Naomi Dushay (Stanford)


  1. Call for Agenda items
  2. Next call
    1. Date: 8/20/2012
    2. Moderator: Adam Wead
    3. Notetaker: Mike Stroming
  3. Hydra partner meeting at Notre Dame
    1. Book your hotel now!!!
    2. mbklein: Fairfield Marriot is sold out at the Hydra rate; Rick will see if he can get it extended.
    3. Hotel blocks expire today Monday (hotel block links on agenda page linked below)
    4. Also, don't forget to:
      1. Update the Hydra Partner Meeting Topics:
      2. Add your name to the list of attendees if you are attending (same link as above)
    5. ndushay: Stanford will have 3-4 (including Tom)
    6. Rick: this meeting will be multitrack, e.g. developer, manager, etc.
  4. Recent emails to the list ; topics raised in IRC
  5. ActiveFedora 
    1. Release needed
      1. 4.5.1 coming on 8/15 w/ fixes for HYDRA-837 and HYDRA-838
    2. Release Manager back-up needed 8/18 - 9/3 (mjgiarlo)
      1. cbeer will do this while Mike is out on vacation
  6. Hydra Head 5.x
    1. When is it safe to work with the HH 5.x branch? (Adam)
    2. What's left on the HH 5.x branch?
      1. no one from mediashelf is on the call so we'll push this to next week's committer's call
  7. very near term work
  8. 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 August 13 (today):