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2020-03-18 conda-forge core meeting



Your agenda items

  • (MB) Communication on keybase: Who, when, why, what?
    • What kinds of communication goes to keybase?
      • bot subteam is fully on keybase. used to use hangout chat, so keybase is definitely better than hangouts.
      • bot passwords, API keys, etc. are on keybase
    • How do we avoid split-brain between and keybase?
  • Whats up with the new google group?
    • Convienent format for emailing everyone without needing to dig out the csv list

Active votes

Subteam updates








CI infrastructure

Compiler upgrade

CFEP updates

Open PRs

  • cfep-04 X11 and CDT policy

    • INACTIVE - Merge in with some inactive-esque status?
    • Needs new champion. Thanks for your work on this pkgw! Has unaddressed comments from pkgw as from Jan 10, 2020
  • cfep-06 Staged-recipes review lifecycle

    • INACTIVE - Merge in with some inactive-esque status?
    • Lingering comment from @saraedum. @jakirkham, can you reply? Has unadressed comment from @saraedum from Jan 8, 2020
  • cfep-10 Feedstock statuses, unmaintained

    • INACTIVE - Merge in with some inactive-esque status?
    • Needs another review. Has unaddressed updates from pkgw as of Jan 11, 2020
  • cfep-12 Removing packages that violate the terms of the source package

    • Active debate about moving to "broken" vs deleting from conda-forge channel
    • Active vote, ends on 2020-03-11
  • cfep-14 security and systems subteam

    • Active vote
  • cfep-15 Deprecate Python 2.7 and vs2008

    • Active vote


Check in on previous action items

Copy previous action items from last meeting agenda.

2 meetings ago

  • Remove conda forge readthedocs.
  • (jakirkham) write a blog post on CUDA stuff we discussed today
  • (jakirkham) update docs on how to add CUDA support to feedstocks
  • (jakirkham) will open an issue on conda-smithy to investigate Drone issues. (ping the aarch team)

3 meetings ago

  • Open up a CFEP about what to do about Python 2.7.
    • cfep issue #20
    • Someone volunteer to drive this CFEP to completion (Matt B.)
  • (Eric) check internally for funding levels for hotels & flying folks from the community in?
  • (Eric) Figure out finances of conda-forge to support themselves?
  • (jjhelmus) Open up CFEP for which python's we're going to support.

Move to Issue Tracker

  • cfep-10 next steps: CJ to call a vote for feedback
  • cfep-06 next steps: Ask staged recipes team to champion this CFEP and move it forward
  • jakirkham & CJ-wright to sync on adding CUDA to the migration bot
  • (Eric) Scheduling Anaconda <-> conda-forge sync on requirements gathering
    • Will try and get this scheduled in the next month.
  • (Anthony) Reach out to NumFocus to figure out legal ramifications of not including licenses in files.