[openstack-dev] [Nova] Frustrations with review wait times

Daniel P. Berrange berrange at redhat.com
Wed Aug 28 09:13:32 UTC 2013

On Wed, Aug 28, 2013 at 03:43:21AM +0000, Joshua Harlow wrote:
> Why not a rotation though, I could see it beneficial to say have a
> group of active developers code for say a release then those
> developers rotate to a reviewer position only (and rotate again for
> every release). This allows for a flow of knowledge between reviewers
> and a different set of coders (instead of a looping flow since
> reviewers are also coders).
> For a big project like nova the workload could be spread out more
> like that.

I don't think any kind of rotation system like that is really
practical. Core team members need to have the flexibility to balance
their various conflicting workloads in a way that maximises their
own productivity.

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