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

Clint Byrum clint at fewbar.com
Mon Mar 23 16:31:01 UTC 2015

Excerpts from Russell Bryant's message of 2015-03-23 07:51:43 -0700:
> 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.

[with some hesitation for irony..] +1

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