Minutes Feb 1, 2016

Nicola Nye nicolan at fastmail.com
Wed Feb 3 23:20:02 EST 2016


I've been trying to beat the cyrus docs menu hierarchy into shape to
make it easier for people to find what they're up to.

First step was building a navigable hierarchy, which is now done.


Over the next week I'm going to review the actual content and look at
shifting some of the menus about to see if I can't pull it further into
line. (Including removing the now redundant navigation inside the page

It should be noted that I'm not a UI design expert: the current layout
is a version of the RTD theme which ships with Sphinx. If people have
strong opinions about how it should look/things they don't like, please
feel free to fix! I'm not wedded to the design: I just wanted the


On Mon, Feb 1, 2016, at 10:22 PM, Bron Gondwana via Cyrus-devel wrote:
> Present:
> * Bron, Ellie, Ken, Simon
> Bron:
> * at LCA (Linux Conf AU) this week.
> * FastMail code on top of the new sharing model
> * JMAP - the getMessageList code is very inefficient with filters -
> planning to optimise this next week by reusing the sort/search code from
> index.c, and maybe/probably abstract this out into the generic message
> interface - have an object which can have partial data loaded for each
> message and an array type for it for sorting the filter result.
> * doing a talk on Twoskip on Wednesday, and on JMAP on Friday.  Doing
> real work next week.
> Ken:
> * going to work on subscriptions this week (calendar sharing)
> * put mailbox type in the subscription DB (filter faster)
> * value - maybe a DList with the same values as mailboxes.db - Ken will
> try it out and see what makes sense
> * discussion around issues with renames and what happens to uniqueids in
> subs DB.
> Simon:
> * going well, don't have a job right now (anyone reading this want to
> hire Simon?)
> * getting up to date on PHP
> * haven't done anything Cyrus related for a while
> * on cyrusimap.org, the dropdown list of documentation goes below the
> bottom of the window with all the different versions
> Ellie:
> * after LCA we should get the new Backups code running at FastMail for
> more serious testing.
> * plan is to run a few users in parallel - backup with new code along
> with current system
> * test restores and make sure it's rolling reliably
> * backups are 3.x only
> We should do another 3.x beta release.
> * waiting on docs
> * waiting on calendar sharing - hopefully this week
> Documentation:
> * the sphinx git is building on cyrusimap.org/new/ every hour or
> something.  We need to work out how we want to integrate it and make all
> the links within the site good.  Make things findable!
> Bron.
> -- 
>   Bron Gondwana
>   brong at fastmail.fm

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