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Week Ending January 5, 2020

Happy New Year!

As LWKD was off for the holidays, this issue covers the last three weeks of Kubernetes activity.

Developer News

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The Weekly Community Meetings will switch to monthly, in order to make the meetings more content-full and less effort for the Contribex team. This will mean that SIGs may only be doing an update in the Community Meeting twice a year; SC and Contribex are exploring having the SIG updates by email or video instead.

Lest you have fewer meetings in your schedule, though, there will be a new monthly meeting of SIG Chairs and TLs. This is to make sure that SIG Chairs are aware of project-wide information and changes, since email doesn’t seem to be working.

Two Kubernetes git repositories are being archived, partly to shut down the obsolete and problematic kubernetes-incubator namespace:

Release Schedule

The Release Team for 1.18 has been selected, but the release timeline is not yet published.


The holidays seem to be a time for reverting mistakes, including:

Other Merges



Version Updates

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