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-------- Forwarded Message -------- Subject: Warehouse update: role management & welcoming first-time contributors Date: Tue, 23 Jan 2018 22:33:46 -0500 From: Sumana Harihareswara firstname.lastname@example.org To: email@example.com
In the past week, the Warehouse team's continued making progress despite a few of us getting sick.
The biggest news is that the master branch now includes the foundation for a bunch of useful UI for maintainers. Several people collaborated on a role management feature so a project Owner can add and remove Maintainer and Owner roles for their projects. This enables us to work on further release management features.
We made progress on more improvements, including to developer experience, that you'll see in future updates. And thanks to Srinivas Garlapati for starting a password reset feature PR that we were able to finish up and merge.
We've turned a number of umbrella issues into more specific issues for
the maintainer MVP milestone which we continue working on. And if
you're looking for a good first issue as you start contributing to
Warehouse, there's one in our current milestone we'd love help with:
Maintainer-email fields are
If you are or know someone who wants to be a first-time contributor,
check out Ernest's offer of neat stickers and mentorship time!
As we get closer to the maintainer MVP milestone, we're preparing to publicize it and future milestones, including to developers who don't usually watch distribution and packaging discussions. So we're making lists of places to post notices, and we're using PyPI data and libraries.io to find projects and maintainers to personally contact. And we're working on future announcement channels, e.g., banners and a special announcement mailing list.
Once again, thanks to Mozilla for their support for this project. More next week!
 https://github.com/pypa/warehouse/pull/2705  https://github.com/pypa/warehouse/pull/2764  https://github.com/pypa/warehouse/milestone/8  https://github.com/pypa/warehouse/issues/2679  https://twitter.com/EWDurbin/status/955413628408205313  https://github.com/python/psf-infra-meta/issues/1  https://pyfound.blogspot.com/2017/11/the-psf-awarded-moss-grant-pypi.html
-- Sumana Harihareswara Changeset Consulting https://changeset.nyc