[openstack-dev] [all] Do we need release announcements for all the things?

Russell Bryant rbryant at redhat.com
Mon Mar 23 14:51:43 UTC 2015

On 03/23/2015 10:47 AM, Thierry Carrez wrote:
> Kuvaja, Erno wrote:
>> [...]
>> This is one of the benefits/caveats of having a single dev mailing list. There is lots of noise for everyone, but this particular noise is one of those I think we should not get rid of.
> One area where we could work to remove noise would be to move new core
> reviewers nomination/suggestion threads out of the ML. They are mostly
> useless IMHO (only +1s), and PTLs are empowered to make the call anyway.
> That's one area where the PTL could move to "ask for forgiveness" model.
> If we really want a feedback mechanism, we could look for a way to move
> that to Gerrit or some other lightweight voting tool.

In my experience, there's usually some behind the scenes discussion in
advance, anyway.  Nobody really wants to propose someone publicly that
might get a -1.

Russell Bryant

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