Maintenance Working Group

The Maintenance Working Group will focus on the following goals:

  • Ensure the repositories that support the Open edX core product offering are well maintained.

  • Support maintainers of Open edX Repositories

  • Find/Replace maintainers as needed

  • Prioritize and coordinate major dependency upgrades

  • Discover and prioritize improvements to make the Open edX ecosystem more maintainable

  • Develop and document best practices for using maintenance tooling such as Dependabot and Renovate and serve as a center of expertise for such tools.

The working group will NOT:

  • Do all the upgrade work.

  • Arbiter every decision regarding architecture or practices for specific parts of the code.

    • If it does not impact the whole project , we defer decision to local experts.

Meeting Agendas and Notes: