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

Joshua Harlow harlowja at yahoo-inc.com
Thu Aug 29 19:06:49 UTC 2013

I have also found a technique that works for me.

Have side-projects that u can work on that let u not just focus on a
single projects reviews.

I for example jump between: anvil, cloud-init, taskflow (and the other
openstack components).

I've found out that the variety there also helps.

On 8/29/13 11:49 AM, "Matt Dietz" <matt.dietz at rackspace.com> wrote:

>To add to this, the majority of my reviews come out of the period in the
>morning before my team's daily standup. I've found that sufficient for
>getting some reviews in, and conversely, fights off the tremendous burnout
>I used to get when we had review days back in the beginning of the
>-----Original Message-----
>From: Robert Collins <robertc at robertcollins.net>
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>Date: Thursday, August 29, 2013 3:25 AM
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>Subject: Re: [openstack-dev] [Nova] Frustrations with review wait times
>>On 29 August 2013 17:33, Christopher Yeoh <cbkyeoh at gmail.com> wrote:
>>> On Wed, 28 Aug 2013 15:56:33 +0000
>>> Joshua Harlow <harlowja at yahoo-inc.com> wrote:
>>>> Shrinking that rotation granularity would be reasonable to. Rotate
>>>> once every 2 weeks or some other time period still seems useful to me.
>>> I wonder if the quality of reviewing would drop if someone was doing it
>>> all day long though. IIRC the link that Robert pointed to in another
>>> thread seemed to indicate that the ability for someone to pick up bugs
>>> reduces significantly if they are doing code reviews continuously.
>>Right, it did - 30m or something from memory; so we have an upper
>>bound on reviews in a day - review, rest (e.g. hack), review, ...
>>Robert Collins <rbtcollins at hp.com>
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