Talking Drupal
Talking Drupal is a weekly chat about web design and development by a group a guys with one thing in common, we love Drupal. With hosts Stephen Cross, John Picozzi and Nic Laflin.

Today we talk with Drupal Association CTO Tim Lehnen and Acquia Principal Software Engineer Ted Bowman about the Automatic Updates Initiative.


  • Nic - new mic
  • John - Drupal Event Organizers Group
  • Stephen - Drutiny
  • Tim - Track days
  • Ted - Old sheet music cabinet into stereo/turntable cabinet
  • Mike - Developer Programs Engineer at Pantheon
  • What is the initiative about
  • The Update Framework (TUF)
  • Roles and key contributors
  • Who are automatic updates for
  • What gets updated
  • Key Challenges
  • Project roadmap


Strategic Initiatives: Automated Updates


Tim’s Youtube Page

The Updating Framework

Project messaging in core initiative

Project Announce

Project messaging channel in core


Tim Lehnen  @TimLehnen

Ted Bowman  @tedbow


Stephen Cross - @stephencross

John Picozzi - @johnpicozzi

Nic Laflin - @nicxvan

Mike MIles   @mikemiles86

Direct download: TalkingDrupal293.mp3
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