Stakeholder meeting notes – 2018/04/19

Attendees: Lynn Garren, Chris Green, Kyle Knoepfel, Rob Kutschke, Evan Niner, Gianluca Petrillo, Ron Rechenmacher, Paul Russo
by: Paul Russo

Proposed breaking changes

  • Change the spelling of some no* options to no-* (added hyphen)
  • Rename fcl file parameters
    • services.scheduler.wantTracer –> services.Tracer
    • services.floating_point_control –> services.FloatingPointControl

New Features for art v3.0

  • added command line argument –prune-config to remove unused paths and modules

ROOT 6.14

  • Coming soon, within a month.
  • The default compression algorithm changes from zlib to lz4.