Project Development Meeting (IF-4.31 10:00 - 12:00) - Minutes 2011-07-04

Present: Ian, Alison, Gordon, Iain, Neil, Craig, Graham, Chris, Roger, Stephen

1. Minutes of last meeting


2. Matters arising

Update on actions from last meeting.

  • Virtualised DICE
    • Awaiting discussion with Stuart for a possible project to cover FreeNX . [Action Alastair/Iain]
  • Redevelop User Documentation
    • All units to bring documentation projects to implementation. Projects added to activity list for update.
  • Prometheus: enable account lifecycle
    • Chase. Alastair chased without response. Will take the more general issue of University owned data being held solely on personal machines to CCPAG. [Action Alastair]
  • Account reconciliation
    • Activity report to include a countdown on remaining to go. Needs end date Prometheus views. [Action Graham]
  • Web search front end to package repository
    • Enhancements suggested were clickable links, using pre around package descriptions, listing i586, search that lists by group. Done, now just check ok with Perdita. [Action Roger]
  • Review roles mechanism
    • Add a milestone for producing the report. Done.
    • Link in wiki discussion page to project description. Done.
    • All now to comment, will have operational meeting discussion topic when Toby back.
  • The Perl-AFS module is becoming a significant blocker now to many SL6 upgrades (specficially in Services, Infrastructure and MPU). Need to raise the priority of fixing this with MPU. Not actually a blocker as the component can use direct shell commands instead.
  • The following projects were signed-off: Move www.inf to new technology, Deployment of TiBS to self managed machines. Take to CEG for ratification. [Action Tim]
  • Evaluating UniDesk
    • Write final report. [Action Alison]
    • Publish evaluation report to CCPAG and link report into computing plan as evidence for decision to not migrate. [Action Alastair]

3. Approved Projects

See Activity with annotated comments from meeting.

4. Project Status Changes

5. New Proposed Projects


6. System Blog Articles

  • Prometheus - Toby
  • TiBS - Craig

7. AOB


-- TimColles - 30 Jul 2012

Topic revision: r1 - 30 Jul 2012 - 14:46:56 - TimColles
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