[openstack-dev] [release][ptl][all] self-service branch management

Ian Cordasco sigmavirus24 at gmail.com
Wed Dec 14 15:03:53 UTC 2016


-----Original Message-----
From: Jeremy Stanley <fungi at yuggoth.org>
Reply: OpenStack Development Mailing List (not for usage questions) <openstack-dev at lists.openstack.org>
Date: December 14, 2016 at 08:30:22
To: OpenStack Development Mailing List (not for usage questions) <openstack-dev at lists.openstack.org>
Subject:  Re: [openstack-dev] [release][ptl][all] self-service branch management

> On 2016-12-14 08:51:29 -0500 (-0500), Ian Cordasco wrote:
> [...]
> > I do have one question, will creating the branch's end-of-life
> > eventually work the same way? For example, Glance's projects were
> > missed in the recent liberty end of life work. Could we submit a
> > review to do that work so Josh & Tony don't have to or is that
> > something that isn't planned to work through openstack/releases?
> The EOL process is still a little different because it relies on
> branch deletion, which is not an explicit permission we can delegate
> in the version of Gerrit we're running today. There's some
> indication that it will be possible in Gerrit 2.14 (not yet
> released) and we might even be able to backport that feature to 2.13
> (the version to which we're currently working on upgrading). So yes,
> there is an expectation we will safely automate EOL'ing but we don't
> have an exact timeline for it yet.

Awesome! Thank you so much for that answer. =D

Ian Cordasco

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