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Hackathon Google Zurich 2018

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== Achievements ==
 
=== Kiwix build ===
* Move on to Xapian 1.4.7
=== MWoffliner ===
* Release of MWoffliner 1.5 with [https://github.com/openzim/mwoffliner/blob/master/Changelog following improvements]
* Creation of additional new ZIM files of https://wikiwel.com/, Wikipedia Ray Charles, https://artofproblemsolving.com, KLexikon, http://awoiaf.westeros.org
* Various fixes in pre-existing ZIM file scrapping (around 20 tickets closed)
* Create "zim-requests" dedicated repo for new scrapping requests and move all ZIM creation tickets to it.
* Updated Documentation
* Added security and code quality checkers
=== Kiwix JS ===
* Release of Kiwix JS (2.3.1, Kiwix JS Windows) and corresponding custom apps for Windows* Big performance improvement on decompression of contents : it's now more than twice faster -> Release of 2.4.0* The ServiceWorker mode is now much more stable* The libzim has been compiled in WebAssembly. A prototype that uses it from javascript gives hope that libzim (or kiwix-lib) might be used by kiwix-js in the future (instead of a separate javascript implementation)
=== Kiwix Android ===
* Update of all Wikimed and Wikivoyage and others custom apps
* Generated Code Coverage for the automated tests locally, still some issues to resolve on some devices and there may be a clash with debugging the app when code coverage is enabled. Detail available https://github.com/kiwix/kiwix-android/issues/836 The changes have now been accepted and merged. We have asked bitbar if they can help us run coverage and obtain the results from their cloud testing service.
* Worked on revamped download mechanism on branch: https://github.com/kiwix/kiwix-android/tree/mhutti1/better-downloads . Adding improvements to download stability.
 
=== Kiwix Hotspot ===
* #228 (SSH timeout) - merged fix attempt (uncomfirmed)
* #231: OPEN, CLOSED - build_dir UI issue
* #232: CLOSE - setup password issue
* #230: OPEN, CLOSED - password issue
* #229: OPEN, CLOSED - Verify `previous_loop_mode`
* New WikiFundi dumps: updated content and new password rules in config
* released 2.0-rc9
* CLOSED openzim/wikifundi/issues/89
* CLOSED openzim/wikifundi/issues/90
* Recreated Wikifundi dumps to include fixed config
* CLOSED #232
* CLOSED #236 - Redirect kiwix-serve home to ideascube
* More verbose and safer `test_mount_procedure`
* released 2.0-rc10
* #234: CLOSED - File size entry as a selection
* rebranded as Kiwix Hotspot
* Better SSH to QEMU connections
* Fixed UAC regression on Windows (dropped metadata)
* released 2.0-rc11
* #239: OPEN, CLOSED - Renamed macOS App
* #240: OPEN, CLOSED - Use safer image sizes
* #241: OPEN - cache cleanup tool
* WIP: Attempt to get it work with RPI0, so far seems possible.
 
=== Cardshop ===
 
* Deployed docker containers on *demo server*:
** rabbitMQ with SSL
** mongo
** basic scheduler (authentications, user mgmt)
** warehouse
** phony monitor
 
=== Zimwriterfs ===
* Added version arguments with meson build system
* Fixed dead symlink reference error
* Added macOS building to Travis
 
=== Lib Zim ===
* Refactored internal file/class name for (zim)creator
* Removed ''subprojects'' directory and updated README
 
=== Node Lib Zim ===
* Added security and code quality checkers
* Updated to support Node 10 and 8
 
=== Wikifundi ===
* Sort out last tickets and ready to publish WikiFundi 2.0
== Impact =Others ===* Decommissioning of old http://input.kiwix.org (replaced by the contact formular on http://www.kiwix.org)* Creating new repo zim-requests to gather all ZIM requests and clean the "MWoffliner" one (move ticket from one to the other)* Bootstrap work for version 2.0 of https://github.com/openzim/wikimedia_wp1_bot* New recompiled ZIM file (with FT index) of "Wikipedia for schools"* Preparing requirements document for two contracts Q3/Q4* Dockerize and redeploy Kiwix Watcherbot in the Cloud.* Bootstrap work for Google Code-in 2018
== Method ==
~ 8 7 developers meet during a week to make a few steps forward.
== Place ==

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