• Status of indy-node CI/CD
  • Status of Ubuntu upgrade
  • Status of completed indy-sdk release and follow up tasks
  • Indy Contributor Campaign
  • Indy DID Method Spec – actions

Recording from the call: 20210316 Indy Contributors Call Recording

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Welcome and Introductions


Related Calls and Announcements

Release Status and Work Updates

Meeting Topics

  • Update: GitHub actions led by Kevin Griffin Wade Barnes  - We need a GHA pipeline for Ubuntu 16.04
    • Indy-Node
      • CI for Indy Node - merged
      • CD for Indy Node - active development - no official PR ready - waiting on Plenum
      • Stable to Master merge
        • In process, but reintroducing things that were deleted, reverting state
    • Indy-Plenum
      • CI for Indy Plenum - merged
      • CD for Indy Plenum - draft done - the publishing is not added, but will be – fairly easy - Issue 1526 (Robin - DCO) - PR1526
      • Stable to Master merge
        • In process - some issues found, but PR resolves them - waiting for review
    • Indy-SDK
      • CI/CD for Indy-SDK looks good – paused - ready to move forward (ABSA work).
    • Sovrin Release - Wade Barnes
      • Working on CI/CD - Resource found for that, starting soon - Anmol Singh - contractor through Sovrin
      • Will be adding Ubuntu 20.04 support
    • indy-test-automation – had been working, but it is dependent on the Sovrin packages that are not made yet.
    • Need to research the publishing of the artifacts from GHA to the Sovrin repos – it's magic right now, needs to be brought into the open.
  • Next Indy-Node release – need CD completed.  Once done, then we can plan the final steps to produce a release.
    • Wade to work on a checklist for what is needed, and who is doing what for the initial release.
  • Ubuntu 20.04Renata Toktar and Robin Klemens
    • Working on tests related to Python 3.8 upgrade – most are running, 4-5 to go, parallel looking at specific packages to be updated
    • All tests resolved
    • CI-CD changes for plenum Ubuntu in progress / getting close
    • Do we still need to build the deb files of rocksdb or can we directly use at v. 5.17.2? In Ubuntu 16.04 we use rocksdb v. 5.8.8
  • Indy Contribution Campaign
    • Timing – HGF coming up –  timing perhaps best is after HGF
    • Video – 3 month lead time on that – Digital Identity
    • Look at second half of the year – but we need to get started
  • Indy DID Method Spec organizing
    • Adding to the NYM transactions (write and read) a "diddocContent" item, instead of putting it into an associated ATTRIB
      • Per Sergey K – may want to use ATTRIB storage for the item instead of adding it to the NYM on the ledger
      • Old Indy-SDK epic, old Indy epic, (must login to see epics)
  • Indy-SDK – done.  1.1.16 is in the wild!  Merge still needs to be done, but it's ready.  All other steps are done.
  • DONE: Indy Node, and CODEOWNERS in Indy Node and Indy Plenum
    • Updated CODEOWNERS list: WadeBarnes Toktar brentzundel esplinr sergey.khoroshavin, udosson, m00sey, ianco, and askolesov
    • Hyperledger standard Maintainers document?
    • Use GitHub groups instead of CODEOWNERS? Ry set this up. We just need to approve his changes.
  • repolinter - needs

Future Calls

Next call:


  • Changed to indy-node as needed for did:indy
  • Status of Indy-SDK
    • Statement on the future of the Indy SDK: PR 2329
    • Plans for future of Indy CLI (move to Indy VDR?)
    • Indy SDK in test for Indy Node (move to Indy VDR?)
    • Status of GitHub Actions for the Indy-SDK
  • Indy bugs
    • Using GitHub tags "Good First Issue" and "Help Wanted" 
    • Node 1490: problems with large catch-up
    • Plenum 1506: view change message consensus calculation error
  • Hyperledger campaign to recruit additional developers.

Action items