2020-02-10: Development Meeting

Kacper, Mike L, Tim, Tommy, Mike H, Craig

Agenda

  • Updates
  • Discussion
    • Import notification [name=Craig]
      • Change the type in the notification
    • Updating memory limit for SOMOSPIE [name=Craig]
      • 16G per node with 40% used by Mongo
      • Bump limit on Spark?
    • Tale serialization / manifest deficiencies [name=Kacper]
      • https://github.com/whole-tale/girder_wholetale/issues/388
      • Dataset citation on import asTale=True
        • Since it gets put in the workspace, we lose some information that it actually came from a dataset
      • Zenodo qualifies each URL with a verb (isRelatedTo, etc)
      • We want to denote that Tale X is a copy of Tale Y
        • wasDerivedFrom
    • Screencasts! [name=Craig]
      • Tommy volunteers as a tribute!
      • Something to put on the main website that people play after clicking on some famous person’s tweet.
      • Shorter feature/capability demonstrations
        • Zenodo End-to-End
    • EC [name=Craig]

Updates

  • Kacper
    • Working on issues related to migrating WT Catalog to new, safer naming scheme (https://github.com/whole-tale/girder_wholetale/pull/382)
      • https://github.com/whole-tale/girder_wholetale/issues/387
      • script to retroactively do that on prod db
  • Tommy
    • Touched up the doc on Reproducible Run
      • Presented some of it
    • Switching back over to testing (About halfway done) and 0.9
      • Haven’t seen any pressing bugs
    • Met with George A. and chatted about the history of C2Metadata, Brown Dogs, etc
  • Tim
    • Working on more visualizations and query demonstrations of system-level provenance.
    • Do we have an idea what performance requirements we have for provenance capture?
      • We want it to be blazing fast and use virtually no resources ;-)
  • Craig
    • v0.9 testing/review
    • Documentation updates based on outreach “feedback” and CSSI materials
    • PRs due for
      • repo2docker (SOMOSPIE)
  • Mike L
    • Testing v0.9
      • see https://github.com/whole-tale/wt-design-docs/issues/125
      • Some test cases could not be run
      • Other minor issues - wasn’t sure if some of these were really bugs, but can file them as such if so
  • Mike H
    • Working on the versioning