TianoCore Community Meeting Minutes - December 2021


Teng, Lynn L
 

# TianoCore Community Meeting
December 2, 2021

**Highlights:**
* Miki Demeter will be stepping up to be our new Community Manager!
* Uncrustify will be live soon, all check-ins moving forward will have to use it
* Please provide feedback to [Felix's RFC: Static Analysis in edk2 CI](https://edk2.groups.io/g/rfc/message/696)
* Please review the list of features on [Bugzilla](https://bugzilla.tianocore.org/show_bug.cgi?id=3446) and help prepare them for 2.8

# Meeting Minutes:

1) **Event Updates**
- **Traceable Firmware Bill of Materials Overview** - December 08, 2021 @ 8:00-9:00AM PST [Sign Up Here](https://www.brighttalk.com/webcast/18206/518117?utm_source=brighttalk-portal&utm_medium=web&utm_campaign=channel-page&utm_content=upcoming)
- Will you be able to attend the **UEFI Summit Spring 2022** (Week of April 4th, 2022)? [Please fill out this survey.](https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/ZYZWNWZ)
- If you missed the **2021 OCP Global Summit**, you can [view content on demand here](https://www.opencompute.org/summit/global-summit)!

2) **Stable Tag Updates**
- Stable Tag [edk2-stable202111](https://github.com/tianocore/edk2/releases/tag/edk2-stable202111)
- [Hard freeze was extended for Uncrustify changes](https://edk2.groups.io/g/announce/message/274) - ETA Dec 3rd
- Stable Tag [edk2-stable202202](https://github.com/tianocore/tianocore.github.io/wiki/EDK-II-Release-Planning) Proposed Schedule
- 2021-11-26 Beginning of development
- 2022-02-07 Soft Feature Freeze
- 2022-02-11 Hard Feature Freeze
- 2022-02-25 Release

3) **Stewards Download**
- No Stewards Download for this month

4) **Opens**
- Please review the list of features on [Bugzilla](https://bugzilla.tianocore.org/show_bug.cgi?id=3446) and help prepare them for 2.8
- When can we delete the Python BaseTool source from the EDK II repo and move towards using the Python BaseTools PIP Install?
- We would like to know the date when the switch can happen or when the community will would have a date for the date the switch can happen
- That could be difficult as there are CI systems that we do not have access to this update
- **Liming and Bob** to lead the discussion and create a plan for process on how to make the change
- [Matthew Carlson's Original Proposal](https://edk2.groups.io/g/rfc/topic/76573506#390)
- Help identify the status of each EDK II Platform and who are the maintainers?
- **Mike** will reach out to list of existing maintainers in maintainers.txt for updates and status
- Uncrustify will be live soon
- [Stable Tag hard freeze was extended for Uncrustify changes](https://edk2.groups.io/g/announce/message/274) - ETA Dec 3rd
- Check-ins moving forward that don't match the Uncrustify output will be rejected
- Please provide feedback to [Felix's RFC: Static Analysis in edk2 CI](https://edk2.groups.io/g/rfc/topic/85318202#696)

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