Update on D8 Mobile Initiative -#32 & #32.5

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Credits to this week's minutes goes to Carwin, refer original notes at: https://gist.github.com/carwin/5148181

Link to videos:

Key take away from meeting #32 & #32.5

  1. Code Freeze Retrospective due John is working on a screencast, the outline is available at: https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/187Ce9Nx7m_5YrNkwpEdY1F2srBRjSsOm...
    Who: John is working on this & Shyamala to collate picture from contributors. Those of you on the mobile issue queues do mail in you pictures to rajaram dot shyamala at gmail dot com, thanks in advance :)
    When: by Thursday
  2. Connect with _nod to assess pending js related tickets
    Who: Shyamala
    When: by Monday
  3. To increase participation in the Mobile initiative efforts to tag novice issues & add them to add them to core mentoring tasks.

    The screencast in #1 is also targeted to help the novice participants understand the different aspects of the mobile initiative and help climb the Drupal ladder.

  4. John’s conversations:
    • John talked to Sam Boyer last week about aggregation strategy:
      • Sam has a plan for getting rid of drupal_add_css and drupal_add_js
      • talked about loose grouping (what d8mobi does) and says it's cool to move forward with our plan. it won't affect future plans.
    • John is taking a look formatting standards edits by @carwin 1887862
      Standards documents should be in the form: Why -> How?
    • John Ferris is creating an issue related to Drupal's penchant for deleting double__underscores.
    • Chris Weber suggests a user interface for allowing users to modify or add CSS to menus.:menu_block module needs ability to choose different levels of the menu
    • @jbeach brought up concerns about component--active,
      Prefers .js-active,: http://drupal.org/node/1887918#separate-concerns
      Problem: .module-component.js-active .module-component__active
      Decision: use class chaining
      To-do: update documentation

Most important places to help

1. Toolbar issues

Top priority

Secondary priority

2. Architect Drupal CSS

Rename old CSS constants to CSS_AGGREGATE_* and add new CSS weight constants

3. Mobile admin pages: http://drupal.org/node/1870944


To all participants from #sprintweekend world over: thanks for working on the mobile issue queues, look forward to your continued participation!

ry5n, echoz, Carwin, rteijeiro, vijay.cgs, moshe weitzman, Lewis Nyman, Jessebeach, David_Rothstein, Kevin O'Leary, Chris Weber, John Ferris, nod_, YesCT, Gábor Hojtsy, Bojhan, & many more on the mobile issue queues.