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From Daniel John Debrunner <...@apache.org>
Subject Re: Patch review and turnaround as 10.2 approaches
Date Wed, 12 Jul 2006 19:30:47 GMT
Kathey Marsden wrote:

> I think
> a big part of the problem is that there is a myth that a committer with
> expertise in a certain area needs to be the *first* to look at a patch,
> but they only need to be the last. 

Part of that is a "myth" as well, the last person to look at a patch
needs to be a committer in order to commit it, no requirement to be an
expert in that area. The committer just has to make a judgement as to if
the patch should be committed, they can rely on other reviewers'
comments and/or their own thoughts to do that.

Dan.



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