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  • From: Emily Eisbruch <>
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  • Subject: [grouper-dev] Draft Minutes: Grouper-dev Call May 21, 2014
  • Date: Tue, 3 Jun 2014 20:42:02 +0000
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Draft Minutes: Grouper Call May 21, 2014


Tom Barton, University of Chicago (Chair)
Dave  Langenberg, University of Chicago
Chris Hyzer, University of Pennsylvania
Shilen Patel, Duke University
Jim Fox, University of Washington
Gail Dunmire, The Pennsylvania State University
Emily Eisbruch, Internet2, scribe

New Action Items

[AI] (Gail) will assist with testing the new Grouper UI

[AI] (Gail) will assist with Unit Testing Grouper 2.2 using Oracle Database

[AI] (Shilen) will share info on the upgrade process with the Grouper-Dev email list and request feedback (done)

[AI] (Emily) get Dave set up with Camtasia software for Grouper training video production

[AI] (Emily) share a publicity plan for Grouper 2.2 release with the core team

[AI] (Emily) verify the date for the IAM Online on Grouper – 
         note: this is scheduled for  Tuesday, Sept 10, 2014

Documentation Action Items

Reminder: check if updates are needed to the corresponding Grouper Training video

[AI] (Dave) will work on the SCIM documentation.

[AI] (Chris) will document new Grouper UI, including config options

[AI] (Chris) will review the documentation on Organizing Services in Grouper

[AI] (Chris) review documentation connected to Grouper API changes and web service changes for 2.2
  • includes changes for getmembers and hasmember, etc (memberships and privileges can be Interchangeable)
  • Includes changes to the Java API
[AI] (Chris) review documentation on Grouper User data

[AI] (Shilen) work on the upgrade steps documentation

[AI] (Shilen) work on documentation around legacy items

[AI] (Tom and Shilen) review the Grouper Glossary

Carry Over Action items

[AI] (Shilen) create a Grouper training video on the new Grouper UI

[AI] (Jim) make the University of Washington group events AD updating code available on GitHub and document its availability  on the Community Contributions page.
   and in table at bottom of this page:

[AI) (DaveL) look at PSP ChangeLogDataConnector Inconsistency issue
[AI] (DaveL) write up the doc related to the Shib Grouper question. 

[AI] (DaveL) work on the PSP aspect of GRP 914.  

[AI] (Shilen) investigate ways to get new attribtues in a single step (after 2.2 release)


Remaining Issues for v2.2

Issues marked unresolved in JIRA. Chris will go through these, but most of them don't seem to apply to the Grouper 2.2 release.

GRP-776 add index on attribute assign value on floating numbers (deals with DdlUtils)
GRP-793 attribute_assign_value needs a foreign key on member_id for the value_member_id column
GRP-836 update grouper database drivers (Chris will work on this JIRA) 

Chris is still working on unit tests.
Jim will do unit testing using Postgres database
Gail will do unit testing using Oracle database 
Dave plans to devote a day of testing to the PSP before the Grouper Release.

Tom is waiting to hear when the U. Chicago team can work on the penetration testing of Grouper.

Documentation must  be updated (see list above)

We also need to look into updating the Grouper Training videos where needed.

DaveL will produce a training video highlighting the new features in Grouper 2.2
[AI] (Emily) get Dave set up with Camtasia software for Grouper training video production

[AI] (Emily) get out the publicity plan for Grouper 2.2 to the core list

IAM Online webinar on Grouper is scheduled for Wed. Sept. 10, 2014

[AI] (Gail) will assist with testing the new Grouper UI

Emily will reach out to Misagh Moayyed of Unicon to ask if he can help with testing the Grouper UI. 

Target date for Grouper 2.2 release is June 6, 2014

Next Grouper-Dev call: Wed. June 4, 2014

Emily Eisbruch, Technology Transfer Analyst
office: +1-734-352-4996 | mobile +1-734-730-5749

  • [grouper-dev] Draft Minutes: Grouper-dev Call May 21, 2014, Emily Eisbruch, 06/03/2014

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