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Re: Patch queue management systems

From: Thien-Thi Nguyen
Subject: Re: Patch queue management systems
Date: Tue, 09 Dec 2014 01:06:54 +0100
User-agent: Gnus/5.13 (Gnus v5.13) Emacs/25.0.50 (gnu/linux)

() Lars Magne Ingebrigtsen <address@hidden>
() Mon, 08 Dec 2014 23:24:44 +0100

   > Personally, I think arranging the development around this
   > kind of process will not work without some critical mass of
   > patch reviewers who are able to endure the current constant
   > high volume of changes, let alone if we want to increase that
   > volume.

   Perhaps we could attract more people by gamifying the Emacs
   development, a la Github.  That is, score people on bug
   closures and stuff.

A (psychologically) related maneuver is specialization (a la
Brooks' MMM "team" concept).  For example, for LibreDWG, i limit
the damage i do by relegating myself to a fussy-bureaucrat role:


Pignolo, io?!  Ma va... รจ un dono!  :-D

Thien-Thi Nguyen
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