[kde-community] Bikeshedding - our strength apparently *sigh*

Vishesh Handa me at vhanda.in
Sat Sep 19 16:45:11 UTC 2015

On Sat, Sep 19, 2015 at 6:24 PM, Eike Hein <hein at kde.org> wrote:
> I expect you'll ignore this as much as my other mail, but
> all of these are ephemeral in nature instead of offering
> a persistent record -- that's why we submit minutes of the
> Hangouts to the plasma-devel mailing list, for example.

I assure you it isn't on purpose. There are quite a lot of emails flying around.

> A code review website maintains a persistent record and is
> therefore used differently, and should be subject to
> different requirements.
> For that reason code review discussions on IRC often lead
> to "please put this on ReviewBoard".

"often" but not always.

We have to be able to use our best judgement. If I get a patch on
gtihub and I think that should be discussed more, I'll probably send
them to reviewboard, in other cases, I won't.

Vishesh Handa

More information about the kde-community mailing list