TianoCore Community Meeting 20220407 EMEA/NAMO

Demeter, Miki

TianoCore Community Meeting




- GSOC Need Additional Primary Mentors???

- Bugzilla Status update – Devs still need to update status (ongoing issue)

- UEFI Summit switched to Virtual only

- Question to the community Concerns about additional dependencies?


# Meeting Minutes:


1) **Event Updates (_5 minutes]**

- **UEFI Summit switched to Virtual only**


2) [**Stable Tag Updates (_5 minutes_)**

- Soft Freeze - 2022-

- Hard freeze - 2022-

- 2022- Release 

 -** Stable Tag 20220225 released **


3) **Stewards Download (_20 minutes_)**

-**Coverity Status**

-- No Updates

- Raised topic number of dependencies on external services (git sub-modules, tools VS, iasm, nasm, Python, pip module)

-- CI tools (spell check has a dependency on node package manager)

-- Stewards responsible to validate whether new dependencies are appropriate.

-- Developer helper tools (don’t affect CI builds)

-- Question to the community Concerns about additional dependencies



-** Bugzilla Status **

- Still Need developers to update issues Bug Scrubs working through issues



4) **Opens (_30 minutes_)**

- Brian Johnson concerned about the way build system has become too complex need to simplify, possibly a docker image to help

-- git submodules are complex and not well liked

- Rebecka helping Andrew to get the GDB scripts rebased and checked in waiting on a few more reviews.

- Rajnish – A way to run CI/CD Locally - https://github.com/tianocore/edk2/tree/master/.pytool#running-ci-locally


**AR: Miki reach out to Nate(GSOC) and Felix (Coverity)**

**AR: Forward info on UEFI Summit-  brian.johnson@..., Rajnish.s.chauhan@... **


Next meeting will be back on the on the first Thursday of the month.




Miki Demeter (she/her)

Security Researcher


Intel Corporation


Portland Women in Tech Best Speaker 2019



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