[openstack-dev] Please stop reviewing code while asking questions

Jay Pipes jaypipes at gmail.com
Sat Apr 25 12:28:21 UTC 2015

On 04/24/2015 04:33 PM, Ryan Brown wrote:
> On 04/24/2015 03:00 PM, Julien Danjou wrote:
>> I like that point and I agree with you. The problem, as someone already
>> stated, is that these people are rarely on IRC and sometimes just never
>> reply on the review. Right, maybe next time I'll chase them down via
>> email. Sometimes I wish we were a little more conservative about who
>> could do code review, but well.
> I'm pretty heavily against limiting who can code review. There are some
> less-than-helpful reviewers about, but putting up barriers is the wrong
> way to go about fixing it.
> Education is the way to go, and it's ok if there's some nominal level of
> somewhat unhelpful reviews so long as, when possible, we try to teach
> those reviewers how they can be more helpful.



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