EWT20 – Triage

EWT20 – Triage

Date: 29th May 2010
Time: 14:30 – 17:30 GMT

Product: OpenOffice Impress


You’re assigned to the triage meeting of OpenOffice.org Impress. Go through the bug list and make your position clear. You as a team are expected to triage at least half of the bugs today, as we want to ship the product next week.

Debrief: Reflect on the last hour, and think about something to change your bug reporting.

Testers:  Anna Baik, Tony Bruce, Jaswinder Kaur Nagi, Markus Gärtner, Thomas Ponnet, Jeroen Rosink, Ian McDonald, Phil Kirkham, Ajay Balamurugadas, Mona Mariyappa.

Markus Gärtner facilitated.

This weekend we had a different format for the session.   The mission was given, and participants had until 4pm GMT to follow the mission collaboratively, taking different roles in the triage meeting.  We then had an informal discussion about the learning outcome in the end.

Roles on the triage meeting

  • project manager
  • programmer
  • tester
  • conference presenter
  • CEO
  • student with some presentations

Here is the ewt20 chat transcript.

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