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From Egor Pasko <egor.pa...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: [jira] Patch available setting
Date Thu, 16 Nov 2006 15:19:11 GMT
On the 0x223 day of Apache Harmony Geir Magnusson, Jr. wrote:
> Egor Pasko wrote:
> > On the 0x223 day of Apache Harmony Geir Magnusson, Jr. wrote:
> >> Egor Pasko wrote:
> >>> On the 0x222 day of Apache Harmony Geir Magnusson, Jr. wrote:
> >>>> I thought we had it configured that when a JIRA is modified, the
> >>>> reporter is notified directly...  I'm not sure that really helps
> >>>> though. I wonder if we should just open things up a bit and let any
> >>>> user modify a JIRA and see what happens.
> >>> reporters are notified, that's right
> >>> But what if <reporter>=<patch publisher>? Then someone still
needs to
> >>> review. Sometimes, reporters are not familiar with the components
> >>> fixed, someone needs to pick up a review in this case too.
> >> That's why I watch things I'm interested in.
> >>
> >>> I just look at all Harmony JIRA notifications. There are a lot, but
> >>> most can be safely skipped by subject.
> >> Right - do a watch on the JIRAs you are interested in - they come to
> >> you directly, not to the project JIRA stream.
> > Is there any other way to be notified with new issues than to
> > subscribe for the whole JIRA stream? I would love to use it.
> 
> I want to be sure to get the whole stream, and then just filter for
> things I want to look for.
> 
> Unless this is something that lots of people need - having a separate
> "new JIRA" mail stream, I think that you might want to try that :)

You knew that! I am like lots of people dying from a separate "new
JIRA" stream desire. Thanks for suggestion, I should heve found that,
pretty obvious.

Now back to fighting this killing-me-outlook that has a
limit-to-number-of-filters feature that I constantly suffer from.

> geir
> 
> > P.S: "watch" is a good feature, I have been using it.
> >
> >> geir
> >>
> >>>> geir
> >>>>
> >>>> Sian January wrote:
> >>>>> Hi,
> >>>>> I have just discovered that it's not possible for a contributor
to
> >>>>> set
> >>>>> "Patch available" on a JIRA unless they reported it.  (I'm not sure
about
> >>>>> committers as I'm not one...)  I imagine this is to stop people
coming in
> >>>>> and editing other details on the JIRA, so I can see that it makes
> >>>>> sense.  My
> >>>>> question is, what is the best thing to do if I attach a patch to
a JIRA and
> >>>>> I can't set "Patch available"?  I can think of three alternatives
at the
> >>>>> moment:
> >>>>> 1. Assume that the reporter will notice and set it themselves (or
> >>>>> commit the
> >>>>> fix if they're also a comitter)
> >>>>> 2. E-mail the reporter privately
> >>>>> 3. Post to the mailing list
> >>>>> Or a fourth alternative would be a combination of the above where
> >>>>> the person
> >>>>> who contributed the patch waits a few days before doing either 2
or 3.  Any
> >>>>> thoughts on what would be best?
> >>>>> Thanks,
> >>>>> Sian
> >>>>>
> >>>>
> >
> 

-- 
Egor Pasko


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