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WebKit Contributor Meeting 2010

WebKit Contributors Meeting April 12-13, 2010



Time Talk
9-9:30 breakfast
9:30-10:00 intro session
10:15-11:15 sessions 1 (3 or 4 tracks)
11:30-12:30 sessions 2 (3 or 4 tracks)
12:30-2:00 lunch
2:00-3:00 sessions 3 (3 or 4 tracks)
3:15-5:00 hackfest 1 (3 or 4 tracks)


Time Talk
9:00-10:00 breakfast
10:00-11:00 session 1 (3 or 4 tracks)
11:15-12:15 session 2 (3 or 4 tracks)
12:15-1:45 lunch
1:45-2:45 session 3 (3 or 4 tracks)
3:00-5:00 hackfest 2 (3 or 4 tracks)

Proposed Talks / Discussions

Talks Host Would Attend
Mobile Features Talk
Using webkit-patch for fun and profit eseidel, abarth
I didn't know the Web Inspector could do that! JoePeck
How the commit-queue saved my life, and other stories. eseidel maruel
WebKit2, Electric Boogaloo! weinig, andersca othermaciej, abarth, dimich, xan, fishd
The messiah cometh: how new-run-webkit-tests will save us all! ojan, eseidel, abarth othermaciej, xan
Do we need a better code review tool? maruel abarth, eseidel, kbr, jamesr,dave_levin
JavaScript engine performance optimization. ggaren? othermaciej, xan
Loader code: can we make it hurt our eyes less? othermaciej, abarth? dave_levin, xan, fishd
gyp - maybe we can get more ports to use it eseidel, othermaciej, abarth, maruel,dave_levin, xan, tronical
HTML5 new elements and input types othermaciej, tkent, morrita, fishd, bergkvist
CSS Animations, Transitions & Transforms: how they work smfr othermaciej, jamesr, icefox, bergkvist
What's new with WebGL? kbr?, cmarrin?
Hardware accelerated drawing othermaciej, jamesr, xan, tronical, fishd, smfr
The new V8 autogen testing and how we can use it for other ports! yaar?, natechapin? eseidel, abarth
Features for mobile devices - should we get them into standards? - viewport meta, touch events, etc manyoso othermaciej, bergkvist
Device element / Stream API / device access bergkvist
The future of porting macros othermaciej eseidel, dimich, icefox, xan, fishd
Improving the editing code enrica?
Licensing, license compliance, dealing with license violations george s
Git icefox simon, bergkvist
Project-wide planning for new and experimental features othermaciej dave_levin, fishd, bergkvist, tronical,dimich
How you can help to get the review queue under control. abarth? dave_levin
WebKit releasing: branching/maintaining webkit releases tronical
Documentation: coordinating documentation for web developers, including webkit extensions tronical
Bug tracking: best practices ? tronical
Remote Web Inspector pmueller
Can we have fewer platform-specific tests, maybe with reftests? manyoso
Automating performance tests enrica
Memory use jasonr
Media elements ecarlson

Proposed Hackathons

Talks Host Would Attend
Fix the issues that stop you from using webkit-patch eseidel, abarth, cjerdonek
Unforking our URL code othermaciej abarth, fishd, dave_levin
Adding new-run-webkit-tests support for your platform. eseidel abarth
Get the Windows Bots green! aroben?, bweinstein? eseidel, abarth
Get the Qt Bot green! Ossy?
WebKit2 for your platform weinig, andersca icefox, tronical
Cutting down Skipped lists darin
Reduce number of unanswered bugs Rik
Fix leaks on leaks bot eseidel?


(alphabetical by last name)

  • Adam Barth (abarth)
  • Daniel Bates (dydx)
  • Adam Bergkvist
  • Alejandro Garcia Castro
  • Kenneth Rohde Christiansen
  • Darin Fisher (fishd)
  • Yuzo Fujishima (yuzo)
  • Laszlo Gombos
  • Kim Grönholm
  • Simon Hausmann (tronical)
  • Ariya Hidayat (ariya)
  • Chris Jerdonek (cjerdonek)
  • David Kilzer (ddkilzer)
  • Yuta Kitamura (yutak)
  • Geoff Levand
  • David Levin (dave_levin)
  • Xan Lopez
  • Evan Martin (evmar)
  • Benjamin C. Meyer (icefox)
  • Hajime Morita (morrita)
  • Philippe Normand
  • Julie Parent (jparent)
  • Jakob Petsovits
  • Anthony Ricaud
  • James Robinson (jamesr)
  • Marc-Antoine Ruel (maruel)
  • Jason Rukman
  • Kenneth Russell (kbr)
  • Eric Seidel (eseidel)
  • Chang Shu
  • Kent Tamura (tkent)
  • Dmitry Titov (dimich)
  • Adam Treat
  • Eric Uhrhane
  • Fumitoshi Ukai
  • Tor Arne Vestbø
  • Ojan Vafai (ojan)
  • Sam Weinig (weinig)