incubator-general mailing list archives

Site index · List index
Message view « Date » · « Thread »
Top « Date » · « Thread »
From Benson Margulies <bimargul...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: OpenOffice.org Apache Incubator Proposal: Meritocracy and Committers for non-coders?
Date Fri, 03 Jun 2011 21:05:46 GMT
 instead of to the whole shebang.
>
> Bah. Outdated concept. In Apache Subversion, we simply ask the
> committer to constrain themselves to certain areas. No need to get
> technical about it. The trust metric applies very well, *especially*
> when it is version control and changes can be reverted :-P ... another
> positive benefit is the committer can apply patches outside of their
> typical area given a +1 from a PMC Member.

Greg, you realize that my first (and preferred) approach was precisely this.


>
> It works really well, and allows us to groom committers from
> constrained areas to the "whole shebang" (to use your words :-).
>
> Cheers,
> -g
>
> ---------------------------------------------------------------------
> To unsubscribe, e-mail: general-unsubscribe@incubator.apache.org
> For additional commands, e-mail: general-help@incubator.apache.org
>
>

---------------------------------------------------------------------
To unsubscribe, e-mail: general-unsubscribe@incubator.apache.org
For additional commands, e-mail: general-help@incubator.apache.org


Mime
View raw message