On Fri, Sep 17, 2010 at 06:04:31PM +0200, Angelo Arrifano wrote:
> «forcing other devs to screen all his commits now» - like torture and
> That's exactly what I feel it is entirely wrong. It just makes Gentoo
> look bad.
> Anyway, I think QA should keep their commit acceptability threshold in
> the same level for everyone. Of course this is easier to say than to do,
> we are humans after all, and feelings are always involved.
> Usually, personal interference is avoided by making the review process
> blind. That is, the person that commits would remain anonymous during
> the QA review process, but this is hard to apply in practice.
> - Angelo
This is a matter of perspective. To you it might look like torture and
pay-back, but for the guys doing it it could be "making sure he
follows all the guidelines".
I can understand how easy it is to confuse those two if you aren't fully
To avoid communicating the wrong message to people outside Gentoo,
following Maciej's proposal to "lecture" Arfrever in -core would be a
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