Django Fellow Report - Natalia - 2024

Week ending 2024-05-12 (Week 19)

The majority of my time this week was dedicated to the items in the ‘other/misc’ section, particularly focusing on releases and security reports-related activities.

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  • 6 hours pairing session with Sarah for her first release :partying_face:
  • Releasing of Django 5.0.6 and 4.2.13 re-issuing 5.0.5 and 4.2.12 releases.
  • Thorough review and catching up with unresolved security reports, including more work on potential fixes and patches.
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Week ending 2024-05-19 (Week 20)

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  • LOTS of Django 5.1 Feature Freeze preparations!
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Week ending 2024-05-26 (Week 21)

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Week ending 2024-06-02 (Week 22)

Heads up! I’ll be attending DjangoCon EU next week, so my availability might be limited. Following that, I’ll be on holiday the week after :sunglasses:.

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  • Multiple security reports review, analysis and replies to reporters.
  • DjangoCon EU imminent travel preparations! :flight_departure:
  • DjangoCon US travel planning! :flight_departure:
  • After the slowdown post Django 5.1 Feature Freeze, I started catching up with pending PRs/emails/topics.
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Week ending 2024-06-09 (Week 23)

DjangoCon Europe week! This includes the Sprint days which were very intense and prolific.

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Week ending 2024-06-16 (Week 24)

Holidays! :sun_with_face:

Week ending 2024-06-23 (Week 25)

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  • Slow catch up with a considerable backlog of emails and messages.
  • Follow up on multiple security reports. This includes development of patches, PR reviews and bootstrapping the security release machinery.
  • Booked accommodation for DjangoCon US! :hut: :bison:

Week ending 2024-06-30 (Week 26)

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  • Security reports follow up.

Week ending 2024-07-07 (Week 27)

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  • Intense preparation work for incoming security release for next week. Finalized patches, tested backports, posted announcement.
  • Sarah and I worked on and finalized a document outlining the Django Fellowship Program, including a list of proposed sprint topics for EuroPython. This material will support the DSF booth at the event and can also be used to facilitate further discussions involving the Fellowship.

Week ending 2024-07-14 (Week 28)

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