Developers meeting 2021-11-03

Updated information in the course of the meeting is in color.


  • Andreas Olschnögger
  • Alexander Watzinger
  • Bernhard Koschiček-Krombholz
  • Christoph Hoffmann
  • Nina Brundke
  • Seung-bin Yim
  • Stefan Eichert


  • Public protocol, conventions, keep it simple but note important technical decisions in in color
  • Welcome Andreas as frontend developer
  • Welcome Seung-bin as possible backend developer
  • Nina and Bernhard contracts got extended
  • Greetings from Semra
  • Work time distribution
    • Implement features for our cooperation partners
    • Work on features we are interested in or are important for us, e.g. general improvements to keep or even raise the high quality of OpenAtlas
    • Study and further education. Up to 1/5 of time can be used. No direct financing of fees possible but we can find other ways.
  • Update about hosting infrastructure for OpenAtlas -> ARZ for a year
  • Put up a notice for project stop in 2021 on to guarantee quality although high demand of OpenAtlas cooperations? -> No

Next version 6.6.0

  • #1563 Update on new model with OpenAtlas classes in database
  • #1588 Map bug - now or wait for new maps? -> Wait for new map module early 2022
  • #1584 Begin work on automated updates
  • #1546 API: Overall refactor of API parameters

Major version 7.0.0

  • #1566 Update about progress for Debian/bullseye -> No problem
  • #1581 Check Bootstrap 5 status (Christoph) -> No problem
  • #1506 Check status of official new CIDOC CRM versions (Stefan) -> We will test the new CIDOC CRM version (7.1.1) and look how it runs



  • #1547 Question about API Evolution -> Still deciding to keep version number in URL or not
  • #1567 Extended import with API or expanding existing, API is preferred but would depend on time frame > Yes but not in 2021
  • Find out file extensions with API, maybe rethink file extension mechanic > We ran out of time to discuss this, maybe next time

Updated by Alexander Watzinger over 2 years ago · 28 revisions

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