[openstack-dev] [neutron] Changes to the core team

Anita Kuno anteaya at anteaya.info
Thu Jan 15 22:40:30 UTC 2015

On 01/16/2015 11:31 AM, Kyle Mestery wrote:
> The last time we looked at core reviewer stats was in December [1]. In
> looking at the current stats, I'm going to propose some changes to the core
> team. Reviews are the most important part of being a core reviewer, so we
> need to ensure cores are doing reviews. The stats for the 90 day period [2]
> indicate some changes are needed for core reviewers who are no longer
> reviewing on pace with the other core reviewers.
> First of all, I'm removing Sumit Naiksatam from neutron-core. Sumit has
> been a core reviewer for a long time, and his past contributions are very
> much thanked by the entire OpenStack Neutron team. If Sumit jumps back in
> with thoughtful reviews in the future, we can look at getting him back as a
> Neutron core reviewer. But for now, his stats indicate he's not reviewing
> at a level consistent with the rest of the Neutron core reviewers.
> As part of the change, I'd like to propose Doug Wiegley as a new Neutron
> core reviewer. Doug has been actively reviewing code across not only all
> the Neutron projects, but also other projects such as infra. His help and
> work in the services split in December were the reason we were so
> successful in making that happen. Doug has also been instrumental in the
> Neutron LBaaS V2 rollout, as well as helping to merge code in the other
> neutron service repositories.
I don't have a vote here but I would like to echo Kyle's summary of the
value of Doug's work with infra with the services split effort. It
wouldn't have happened without Doug's patience, persistence and leadership.

> I'd also like to take this time to remind everyone that reviewing code is a
> responsibility, in Neutron the same as other projects. And core reviewers
> are especially beholden to this responsibility. I'd also like to point out
> that +1/-1 reviews are very useful, and I encourage everyone to continue
> reviewing code even if you are not a core reviewer.
> Existing neutron cores, please vote +1/-1 for the addition of Doug to the
> core team.
> Thanks!
> Kyle
> [1]
> http://lists.openstack.org/pipermail/openstack-dev/2014-December/051986.html
> [2] http://russellbryant.net/openstack-stats/neutron-reviewers-90.txt
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