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Re: commitfest management webapp

From: Robert Haas <robertmhaas(at)gmail(dot)com>
To: Tom Lane <tgl(at)sss(dot)pgh(dot)pa(dot)us>
Cc: "pgsql-hackers(at)postgresql(dot)org" <pgsql-hackers(at)postgresql(dot)org>, pgsql-www(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Re: commitfest management webapp
Date: 2009-05-27 03:19:23
Message-ID: 603c8f070905262019r66ad3d60y3452c4fe16c62d34@mail.gmail.com (view raw or flat)
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On Tue, May 26, 2009 at 9:39 PM, Tom Lane <tgl(at)sss(dot)pgh(dot)pa(dot)us> wrote:
>> 3. The integration with the community login system is currently rather
>> poor.  The problem is that we can't count on patch submitters to have
>> a community login, and even if they do we can't count on the person
>> adding the patch to the system to know what it is.  We could of course
>> require patch submitters to have a community login and to add their
>> patches themselves, but I'm not really that keen on raising the bar
>> for submitting a patch even to that modest extent.
>
>> I'm open to
>> suggestions on how to improve this situation, though, because it's
>> definitely not ideal, and precludes things that reasonable people
>> might want to do, like "contact the guy who submitted this patch",
>> "contact the authors of all patches waiting for review", and similar.
>
> I don't understand why that bit would be based on community login at
> all.  Wouldn't contacting someone mainly need an email address?

Yes.  Humor me be elaborating on your thought here?

...Robert

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