The topics that are cooking for the next cycle are already making good progress. Among reviewed topics, the namespaced-ref topic is quite promising in that it would help constructing cheaper and safer hosting sites. An updated document that fills the gap of description in the pack transfer protocol related to the "shallow clone" is almost there, and presumably compatible implementations can now be written using the specification.
Commented on 10 topics.
Queued 17 patches from 4 people.
Merged 1 topic to 'master' branch, to include in the next release.
Merged 1 topic to 'next' branch for public testing.