[haiku-development] Re: [haiku-development] Re: [haiku-development] Re: [haiku-development] Re: [haiku-development] Re: [haiku-development] Commit access for Andreas Färber

  • From: scott mc <scottmc2@xxxxxxxxx>
  • To: haiku-development@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Sun, 6 Jun 2010 22:35:29 +0000

> Would it be possible to grant commit access with some type of
> honor-based provisions?
> Eg, "You'll be granted commit access. However, for these types of
> improvements, please seek review before committing."
>
> One way of thinking about it, if an existing contributer wanted to
> work on an improvement or area that they don't feel confident in, it'd
> be expected that they seek some type of discussion or review
> beforehand (at least in non-personal branches).
>
> --mmadia
>
>

This is already the case.  That is, I think more than a few heads
would turn if I were to commit any code that touched the kernel. ;)

Andreas has a known history with Haiku, HaikuPorts and Mono among
others, of checking his work and having others comment on it, so I
think the risk is low, with a good payback. So it's a +1 from me.

-scottmc

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