Releases

The following changes were introduced in Tails VERSION:

XXX: Copy the "Changes" section of the release notes, and compact a bit:

  • Remove lines about software upgrade (that's not Tails itself).
  • Remove screenshots.
  • Remove "New features" and "Upgrades and changes" headlines.
  • Remove line about Changelog.

Code

XXX: List important code work that is not covered already by the Release section (for example, the changes being worked on for the next version).

Documentation and website

XXX: Explore the Git history:

     git log --patch --since='1 October' --until='1 November' origin/master -- "*.*m*"

User experience

XXX: Check the archives of tails-ux: https://mailman.boum.org/pipermail/tails-ux/

Hot topics on our help desk

XXX: Ask tails-bugs@boum.org to list hot topics for the last month.

Infrastructure

XXX: Count the number of tests in /features at the beginning of next month

     git checkout `git rev-list -n 1 --before="June 1" origin/devel`
     git grep --extended-regexp '^\s*Scenario:' -- features/*.feature | wc -l

XXX: Report only if more scenarios have been written and add the diff from the previous month, for example:

   - Our test suite covers SCENARIOS scenarios, DIFF more that in May.

Funding

XXX: The fundraising team should look at the fundraising Git.

   git log --patch --since='1 December' --until='1 January' origin/master

XXX: The fundraising and accounting teams should look at the archives of tails-fundraising@boum.org and tails-accounting@boum.org.

Outreach

Past events

Upcoming events

On-going discussions

XXX: Link to the thread on https://mailman.boum.org/pipermail/tails-XXX/.

Press and testimonials

XXX: Copy content from press/media_appearances_2017.mdwn This page is continuously updated by tails-press@boum.org, so if it's empty there might be nothing special to report.

Translation

XXX: Add the output of contribute/l10n_tricks/language_statistics.sh XXX: Add the output of (adjust month!):

git checkout $(git rev-list -n 1 --before="September 1" origin/master) && \
git submodule update --init && \
./wiki/src/contribute/l10n_tricks/language_statistics.sh

Metrics

  • Tails has been started more than BOOTS/MONTH times this month. This makes BOOTS/DAY boots a day on average.
  • SIGS downloads of the OpenPGP signature of Tails ISO from our website.
  • WHISPERBACK bug reports were received through WhisperBack.

XXX: Ask tails@boum.org for these numbers.