From: Reece Dunn (msclrhd_at_[hidden])
Date: 2004-01-25 10:37:25
David Abrahams wrote:
>Gennaro Prota <gennaro_prota_at_[hidden]> writes:
> > On Sun, 25 Jan 2004 00:32:32 -0800, Thomas Witt <witt_at_[hidden]> wrote:
> >>Therefore I propose opening a dedicated mailinglist that handles review
> >>requests and formal reviews.
> > Or choose a standard tag (such as '[admin]') for these kinds of
> > things. This way users could simply set up a suitable mail filter.
>Thomas and I discussed both options (I think [review] would be a more
>appropriate tag). The thing I like about the mailing list is that
>review commentary has a value all its own, and it would be great to be
>able to search reviews separately. There'd be a GMane mirror of
>course. I also happen to think that the tag approach is more prone to
>unintentional errors of omission.
Instead of having a specific tag, you could filter "Review Request" and
"Formal Review" as I am pretty sure that these are required in the subject
for requesting a library for review and for a library under review.
However, this could get complicated, so another mailing list would be
better, even if it does mean developers having to subscribe to an additional
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