Joomla Production Department Meeting

Date: April 16, 2019
Time: 17:30 UTC
Total time of meeting: 45 minutes


Harald Leithner (Department Coordinator), Luca Marzo (Assistant to DC), David Jardin (Team Leader), Nicola Galgano (Team Leader), Ilagnayeru Manickam (Team Leader), Marco Dings (Team Leader), Benjamin Trenkle (Team Leader).


Puneet Kala (Team Leader), Philip Walton (Team Leader), Robert Deutz (Team Leader), Tom Hutchinson (Team Leader), Stefan Wajda (Team Leader).

Discussion outline

Report from the Department Coordinator

  • Luca shared the necessity to ensure


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JRD Status: April 2 - 16, 2019

  • Three new approvals: 1) le5 GmbH Switzerland, 2), Bluepoint eCommerce Netherlands, and 3) E-BASE.GR
  • One not approved due to lack of community involvement and company site was built in WordPress
  • Approvals total: 442


Users versus Contacts?

  • Attempted to use con_contacts but then realized there’s nothing on the front end to create a new contact
  • Keep them out of com_users to leave Joomla id alone
  • Conclusion at this point is to use com_content and not com_users or com_contacts
  • Using com_content gives us a separation of concern between permissions (com_users) and listings (com_content) that they are managing.


  • Currently no limitation for number of categories in Joomla core that a user can select
  • We have to figure out how to

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  • Noreen Cesareo - Marketing Team Lead
  • Sandra Decoux - Team Member
  • Hervé Boinnard - Assistant Team Lead



  • “What is Joomla” video is now available in 18 languages! Thanks to all our Translators again!
  • Sandra Decoux & Brian Teeman to work on the next video: Joomla & Multilingual.


  • (article from Shaira) Several emails, and now edits are done. This article may be published on the JCM once it is back.

Case Studies

  • 3 contributions are still pending. Hervé to send another reminder next week.


  • A Web Agency in Dominican Republic offered to help with marketing for a few hours per week. Sandra is in contact with them.
  • Hervé replied to James Roderick, who offered to help the Marketing Team. The on-boarding process

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Open Source Matters, Inc.
Full Board of Directors and Officers Meeting

Date: April 04, 2019
Time: 17:00 UTC
Total time of meeting: 1 hour 30 minutes


Rowan Hoskyns Abrahall (President), Alexander Metzler (Vice President), Luca Marzo (Secretary), Jason E Rosenbaum (Treasurer), Djamel Kherbi (Director), Harald Leithner (Director), Hugh Douglas Smith (Director), Jaz Parkyn (Director).


Jason Nickerson (Director)


Luca Marzo served as Proxy for Jason Nickerson.

Discussion outline


  • Rowan shared the current Budget vs Actuals. There is still some discrepancy in PayPal that will be fixed shortly.

  • Cloudfest was a


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This meeting of the Joomla! Compliance Team has been held on April 03, 2019 at 16.30 CET on Glip.


In attendance: Achilleas Papageorgiou, Luca Marzo, Sandra Decoux, Roland Dalmulder, Sander Potjer, Alkaios Anagnostopoulos.

Discussion outline

  • Sander shared with the team the next steps regarding the first reportings on SSO/DMS. First reported issues is expected to be closed until the end of next week. Then additional users for testing will be added in order to report any additional bugs/issues. Roland shared with the team that also David Jardin from JSST was added to the PR to contribute on security related issues. The team would like to thank him for his efforts.  
  • The team discussed the Cookie script task status. Sander kindly

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