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 from 16:00-17:00 UTC (One hour later than normal)

Location: (Meeting ID: 502 527 3040).


  • (5 mins) General development / planning updates (Tim)

  • (10 mins) Quick updates on Angular UI tickets and/or PRs (Art)
  • (10 mins) Quick updates on REST API tickets and/or PRs (Andrea)
  • (30 mins) General Discussion Topics
    • OR2019 Presentation / Workshop planning. Proposals are due January 9
      • Possible OR2019 Workshops
        • DSpace 7 Upgrading / Configuring / Customizing workshop (for Users – Repo Mgrs and Developers).  (Possible Presenters: Tim Donohue?, Art Lowel?, Andrea Bollini?, others?)
          • This will be two 1/2 day workshops:
            • First 1/2 day will concentrate on DSpace 7 from a "technician" perspective. How to install /upgrade / configure DSpace 7.  How to do minor customizations like header/footer/theme changes.
            • Second 1/2 day will concentrate on DSpace 7 advanced customization (for developers).  How to enhance the UI via Angular. How to use the REST API, etc.
        • DSpace + Docker Workshop. How to demo/play/develop with DSpace in Docker (both DSpace 6 and 7). (Presenters: Terry Brady & Pascal Becker)
          • Ideally this would not conflict with main DSpace 7 workshop, or we'd find a way to tailor each to different audiences.
      • Possible OR2019 Talks
        • General "Introducing DSpace 7" talk.  What's in DSpace 7? Higher level overview, flashy demo, references to other "deep dive" talks.  (Possible Presenters:  Tim Donohue? Others?)
        • DSpace 7 - The Power of Configurable Entities.  Overview of new feature, how to configure & customize your DSpace via Entities  (Possible Presenters: Lieven Droogmans)
          • a DSpace-CRIS 7 talk is expected as continuation of the Configurable Entities talk
        • DSpace 7 - Enhanced Submission & Workflow.  Overview of new features & deeper dive on configuring/customizing/using (Possible Presenters: Andrea Bollini? Others at 4Science?)
        • DSpace 7 - Open for integration. REST API talk (Possible Presenters: Andrea Bollini, ...)
        • DSpace 7 - High quality software. Developer best practice (Possible Presenters: Andrea Bollini, Giuseppe Digilio, Terry Brady (Docker), Tim Donohue)
        • DSpace 7 - Angular User Interface
    • Planning for 7.0 Preview Release (end of January)
    • Discussion of deletion of EPeople for GDPR compliance (from Pascal)
    • DSpace 7 installation/customization process. Documenting our plan/goal for 7.0
  • (5 mins) Agenda items for next meeting?



(Notes below copied from last meeting. Details will be updated during this meeting.)