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authorsajolida <sajolida@pimienta.org>2017-07-05 21:42:17 +0000
committersajolida <sajolida@pimienta.org>2017-07-05 21:42:17 +0000
commitf2c60f9ecaac9e136aadce5e4dd7d992f7336e20 (patch)
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parentd078cf60d2f5d4c6c1d5b998cb2b51990d60ab12 (diff)
Add my bits of the monthly report
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@@ -19,7 +19,7 @@ improvements it brings here (see the
major changes:
- *Tails Greeter*, the application to configure Tails at startup, has
- been completely redesigned for ease of use:
+ been completely redesigned for ease of use.
- The shutdown experience has also been redesigned in order to be
more reliable and more discrete.
- Tails 3.0 works on <span
@@ -29,9 +29,6 @@ major changes:
Code
====
-We've made great progress on simplifying the Tails Installer user
-interface ([[!tails_ticket 8859]]).
-
Thanks to
[multiprocess](https://developer.mozilla.org/en-US/Firefox/Multiprocess_Firefox)
Firefox, we started working on
@@ -63,17 +60,27 @@ Furthermore, we are still working on documenting the new release process and
verification options for our users
([[!tails_ticket 12616]], [[!tails_ticket 12629]], [[!tails_ticket 12630]]).
-Documentation and website
-=========================
+User experience
+===============
-XXX: Explore the Git history:
+- We discussed strategies to [[porting our Download and Verify extension
+ for Firefox to *Web
+ Extensions*|https://mailman.boum.org/pipermail/tails-ux/2017-June/003394.html]],
+ a requirement for the upcoming Firefox 57 (November 14), as this will
+ affect the design of our download instructions.
- git log --patch --since='1 October' --until='1 November' origin/master -- "*.*m*"
+- We finished the redesign of *Tails Installer* to get rid of the
+ initial splash screen. ([[!tails_ticket 8859]]).
-User experience
-===============
+- We installed a [[prototype of
+ *Piwik*|https://mailman.boum.org/pipermail/tails-ux/2017-June/003398.html]],
+ a free web analytics platform, to evaluate how well it would work
+ against our privacy constraints and metrics needs.
-XXX: Check the archives of tails-ux: https://mailman.boum.org/pipermail/tails-ux/
+- We agreed on increasing the size of the system partition from 2.5 to 4
+ GiB minimum starting from Tails 3.2 (October 3) to allow for more
+ automatic upgrades before a manual upgrade is needed. ([[!tails_ticket
+ 12705]])
Infrastructure
==============
@@ -85,7 +92,7 @@ We have
some infrastructure bits so that all contributors have more visibility
and power over our core teams's priorities.
-## HTTP mirror pool
+## HTTPS mirror pool
We've switched our mirror pool to mirrors serving files over HTTPS
only ([[!tails_ticket 12837]]). Our round-robin fallback DNS
@@ -113,10 +120,15 @@ We deployed [[!tails_ticket 11523 desc="some"]]
[[!tails_ticket 5894 desc="work"]] done by groente, who is in the
process of joining our sysadmin team.
+## tails-support mailing list
+
+We closed the [[`tails-support@boum.org` mailing
+list|news/closing_tails-support]].
+
Funding
=======
-- We've created a page listing our partners, previous and current [[grants, private companies and individuals who help keep Tails alive|partners/]] by supporting us financially. [[Do you want to partner with us too?|partners/become/]]
+- We've created a page listing our partners, previous and current [[grants, private companies and individuals who help keep Tails alive|partners]] by supporting us financially. [[Do you want to partner with us too?|partners/become]]
- We are making good progress on our proposal with OTF, and we hope
we'll be able to share great news soon :)
@@ -235,4 +247,4 @@ Metrics
* Tails has been started more than 695 672 times this month.
This makes 23 189 boots a day on average.
* 15 508 downloads of the OpenPGP signature of the Tails ISO from our website.
-* XXX:sajolida WHISPERBACK bug reports were received through WhisperBack.
+* 215 bug reports were received through WhisperBack.