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Subject: Re: I suggest we postpone release 14 days

Re: I suggest we postpone release 14 days

From: Alex Parker <parker.alex.e_at_gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 16 Dec 2009 13:05:34 +0100

2009/12/16 Alex Bennee <kernel-hacker_at_bennee.com>

>
> Well if the Rockbox project wants to be serious about soliciting
> contributions from outside
> the core team it is a problem. The current method of sitting in IRC
> and badgering developers
> and hoping you'll get lucky in getting a review/commit is obviously
> not sustainable.
>
> I suspect it's not something that will be resolved in the current
> release cycle though!
>
>
We are well aware of how frustrating this is - but what would you do to
improve it? There are limited people that know the code well for each
particular area, and ultimately with a 100% volunteer spare time project you
can't force people to review code. Do you have any suggestions as to what
we could do?

Incidently, whilst this is far from perfect it has been like this for years,
and the project seems to do not too badly :)

Alex
Received on 2009-12-16


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