jQuery Core Team Meeting – Apr 23 2012

April 23, 2012
Minutes (Notes) of the meeting of jQuery
Location: #jquery-meeting on Freenode
Attending: DaveMethvin, rwaldron, timmywil, gibson042, sindresorhus, gnarf, jaubourg
Time: Noon ET

Official Agenda:

new team member – gibson042


  • http://goo.gl/fbZD3
  • Need a sweep of bugs and assign to 1.8
  • Please look at tickets related to rewrites if you’re doing one
  • Dave will ping people on specific tickets if needed


Beta schedule?

  • Need solid final release by end of June
  • Work backwards from there
  • Beta?
  • RC? Want a month given the changes

Unit tests need to work better – Dave will ping jzaefferer

Ready to land animations?

CCAO – can we land the Sizzle CCAO changes as-is? (Timmy says yes)

  • mostly quoting of args … not sure of the size impact
  • could commit to a branch and have CCAO submodule that?

Timmywil has first cut at Sizzle changes

jQuery.quickReady – land it now? (yep)


  • New interfaces like quickReady?
  • Animation hooks Tween etc.
  • Other things needing docs?

Blogs and messaging (Dave)

  • Deprecation — goo.gl/Vzaxa (team only)
  • Size and “bloat”, call for participation on CCAO

Build process

  • code will used shared_var
  • Use “grunt watch” to auto-build

gnarf may try to move Trac to a new server