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 * Email server updates (sunil)
  * Security patch review
  * MRs to eliminate tabs
  * Patch to eliminate home directory setup
  * Aliases have security risk
   * Don't allow non-admin users to manage aliases.
  * Email addresses for different purposes using + separator
  * !2121 partially merged
   * Propose to continue merging MRs, non-admin views will not be required with future changes.
  * User ID lookup - current implementation:
   * Converts user name to user ID in postfix.
   * Sends user ID to dovecot for LDAP lookup.
   * UserID@domain is treated as valid email address.
   * Proposal:
    * Drop conversion.
    * Don't treat userid@domain as valid email.
    * Drop LDAP lookup, use PAM lookup.
  * Proposal:
   * Don't deliver mail into home folder (Maildir format).
   * Use dovecot best format (dbox), access through IMAP/POP3.
   * Full text search
 * !BaseAppTests migration (James)
  * Class based approach to functional tests
  * Merged the base and 3 apps
  * New MR for additional apps
  * Fix for performance app
 * pcp package status (sunil)
  * Piuparts is running on non-systemd machine
 * App removal warnings (James)
  * Suggestion: Dashboard to show which apps are available per distribution.
  * Supplement to Features page on wiki.
 * Documentation referring to old releases
  * Users are encourage to migrate to latest stable release.
  * Focus on current and next release.
  * Proposal: Remove everything that is outdated for current stable release.

Progress call: 17:00 UTC

  • Email server updates (sunil)
    • Security patch review
    • MRs to eliminate tabs
    • Patch to eliminate home directory setup
    • Aliases have security risk
      • Don't allow non-admin users to manage aliases.
    • Email addresses for different purposes using + separator
    • !2121 partially merged
      • Propose to continue merging MRs, non-admin views will not be required with future changes.
    • User ID lookup - current implementation:
      • Converts user name to user ID in postfix.
      • Sends user ID to dovecot for LDAP lookup.
      • UserID@domain is treated as valid email address.
      • Proposal:
        • Drop conversion.
        • Don't treat userid@domain as valid email.
        • Drop LDAP lookup, use PAM lookup.
    • Proposal:
      • Don't deliver mail into home folder (Maildir format).
      • Use dovecot best format (dbox), access through IMAP/POP3.
      • Full text search
  • BaseAppTests migration (James)

    • Class based approach to functional tests
    • Merged the base and 3 apps
    • New MR for additional apps
    • Fix for performance app
  • pcp package status (sunil)
    • Piuparts is running on non-systemd machine
  • App removal warnings (James)
    • Suggestion: Dashboard to show which apps are available per distribution.
    • Supplement to Features page on wiki.
  • Documentation referring to old releases
    • Users are encourage to migrate to latest stable release.
    • Focus on current and next release.
    • Proposal: Remove everything that is outdated for current stable release.