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From Oleg Kalnichevski <ol...@apache.org>
Subject Re: Git policies and practices / of tendency for good intentions to turn into s..t
Date Tue, 16 May 2017 08:30:52 GMT
On Tue, 2017-05-16 at 10:17 +0200, Michael Osipov wrote:
> Am 2017-05-16 um 09:22 schrieb Oleg Kalnichevski:
> > So, I woke up this morning, took a look at my mail box and found
> > two
> > wonderful commit messages on top of the 4.4.x release branch saying
> > 'oh, forgot this' and 'ah, forgot that' immediately after a dev
> > branch
> > merge.
> > 
> > Shit like that will happen over and over again because people tend
> > to
> > forget things and tend to make mistakes all the time.
> 
> We were talking against the wall. It is pretty much useless :(
> History 
> repeats. There are even forced updates...that's so disappointing!
> 

Forced update is my atrocity. I squashed those two commits.

> > I will be vehemently against (to a point of using my -1 as a veto
> > if
> > needed) any policy that stops RMs from squashing such commits
> > within a
> > defined period of time.
> 
> When I see this history, I'd always give the RM the right/vote to
> clean 
> up the crap -- but again, this is a waste of your precious time.
> Really 
> sad about it. There is a huge lack of selforganization. I tend to do 
> double-reviews these days -- even solving an issue takes three days 
> longer. So what?
> 

I am sure it will get better. For now we just need to be pragmatic.

Oleg

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