[openstack-dev] Grizzly's out - let the numbers begin...

Robert Collins robertc at robertcollins.net
Mon Apr 8 19:43:11 UTC 2013

On 6 April 2013 01:37, Chuck Thier <cthier at gmail.com> wrote:
> I'be seen very obvious examples of stats like this being gamed.  As an
> example, overly trivial patches that add no value, shortly followed by
> company press releases with how many developers are contributing to the
> project.  I would also be careful with what stats we as a community put
> emphasis on.  For example, I cringe every time someone lauds the number of
> lines of code, as it is such a poor metric.

Perhaps we can laud lines of code deleted?

Robert Collins <rbtcollins at hp.com>
Distinguished Technologist
HP Cloud Services

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