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2016-09-13 Tuesday Team Meeting

Dundee: Kenny, Will, Colin, Mark, Gus, Ola, Jean-Marie, Balaji, Roger, Simone Remote: Helen, Eleanor, Sebastien, Wilma, Andreas, Chris, Melissa, Emil

Agenda - 2:00pm Start

  1. Accepting minutes from last meeting

    • accepted
  2. Project Timelines (2-3 minutes each)

    1. Spaces - 14:00 UK

      1. Files/Formats/OME Files (Sebastien)
        • Bio-Formats 5.2.2 out this morning
        • aiming for OME-Files release next week, investigating sample files issue
        • investigating minor schema releases (adding enumeration values)
          • some enumerations need ongoing extension, like acquisition mode
            • wanted for Euro-Bioimaging
            • Ola: what we add to the model, IDR needs to link back to Euro-Bioimaging website/portal; don't want to duplicate data in MapAnnotation
          • looking to extend them with minimal breakage (even patch releases)
        • still planning on tiling
      2. Metadata (Eleanor)
        • helping with IDR poster, learning Python
        • new HCS dataset focusing on cell shape
        • working with Ola on mapr
        • working on consistency among datasets
      3. OMERO 5.3.0 (Jean-Marie)
        • getting 5.2.6 CI in place
        • working on LUTs, web API
        • pip install for web apps
        • Colin passing tickets and cards on to others
      4. Outreach (Jean-Marie)
        • preparing material for Galway
          • Kenny preparing tadpole
        • Helen: on social media using Buffer somewhat
          • Sebastien resurrected Bio-Formats twitter account
    2. Other releases/upgrades - 14:14 UK

      1. Figure
        • Will: preparing for pip install
        • Ola: package to be renamed to omero_figure and repository to be renamed to omero-figure
          • Helen: will need a card, links will break
      2. ImageJ
      3. Learning
      4. Sysadmin (Kenny)
        • upgrades for IDR and OpenStack file system next week
        • looking to resurrect seabass using ansible
          • ansible TeXLive issue
            • Jean-Marie: need we generate PDF?
            • Helen: Bio-Formats release docs job takes a long time
            • Roger: do we know if the PDF is used?
            • Helen: stats suggest not
            • Roger: PDF docs help force us to format the documentation well
              • also in terms of what total size makes sense
            • Roger: if removing PDF docs, replace with, e.g., downloadable zip of HTML
            • Roger: can easily remove PDF generation from repository
      5. Website redevelopment/redesign
        • Helen: might be getting to the point to help editing text, but will require discussion re. git workflow
      6. Smuggler (Montpellier)
    3. Glencoe Update (Chris) - 14:25 UK

      • sorting out bugfixes for 5.2.6
      • continuing work on omero-marshal
      • discussions with CellProfiler people
  3. AOB (5 mins max - technical discussions should be highlighted to relevant people and rescheduled) - 14:26 UK

    • none

Done 14:26 UK

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