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** What have you been working on lately?
 
** What have you been working on lately?
 
*** Svantje (FUB): Shariff plugin [https://github.com/ojsde/shariff] for OJS 3 (how do you write licence statement in code files?) and GitBook [https://www.gitbook.com/book/ojsde/ojs-how-to-start/details] (who wants to contribute?)
 
*** Svantje (FUB): Shariff plugin [https://github.com/ojsde/shariff] for OJS 3 (how do you write licence statement in code files?) and GitBook [https://www.gitbook.com/book/ojsde/ojs-how-to-start/details] (who wants to contribute?)
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**** Indexing with JATS for Erudit using OTS
  
 
* '''Question of the Month'''
 
* '''Question of the Month'''

Revision as of 09:02, 21 March 2018

In Attendance

Quick Updates

  • Question Every Month
    • What have you been working on lately?
      • Svantje (FUB): Shariff plugin [1] for OJS 3 (how do you write licence statement in code files?) and GitBook [2] (who wants to contribute?)
      • Alec (PKP):
        • Plugin Gallery additions
        • Indexing with JATS for Erudit using OTS
  • Question of the Month
    • How do sites plan for business continuity/disaster recovery around their OJS hosting?
      • Svantje (FUB): we have a backup, that stores all data on tapes. I think for three months.
      • Clinton (Pitt): backups of the databases are made nightly; backups of the filesystems daily. Backups are copied from local storage to offsite media for 6 months retention.

Software License Change

Proposals from Brian Owen:

  • Notify previous contributors that PKP will be migrating to GPL 3 with the release of OJS 3.2
  • Confirm that our license statement and related "legal" text is clear, consistent, and current.
  • Implement a Contributor License Agreement (CLA) for all contributions.

Discussion about specific licenses

  • GNU Affero; GPLv3 plus attribution clause; regular GPLv3; others.

Docker / Infrastructure

Release Progress

  • OJS/OMP 3.1.1 about to be released (last issue undergoing code review)
  • OJS/OMP 3.2 scheduled roughly for Q3

Translation

Documentation

UI/UX

Other topics

  • GDPR Compliance

Next Meeting

Doodle poll suggests that everyone can be available on Thursdays at 8am Pacific.

Proposal: 3rd Thursdays, 8am Pacific, +1 week if multiple conflicts arise; Next: April 19th.