Subject: Re: [boost] Transfer of Maintenance Rights
From: Stewart, Robert (Robert.Stewart_at_[hidden])
Date: 2010-03-26 06:33:53
> From: "Jeremiah Willcock" <jewillco_at_[hidden]>
> > On Thu, 25 Mar 2010, Stewart, Robert wrote:
> >> Hmmm, how about the phrase, "active bugs," like the following?
> > That term is fine; do you want any sort of explicit
> > definition of what bugs count as active?
> I think that the tickets we are interested are the tickets
> that are on the hands of the maintainer. We could accept a
> different delay depending on the ticket severity, on whether
> it is a feature request, ...
I don't quite agree. If a maintainer doesn't even examine new tickets, then that's a problem, so the tickets just issued or being updated by requesters are also important. As to whether there should be a different delay allowed based upon severity, feature request, etc., I certainly didn't want to get into that level of detail. Instead, I was looking to keep the phrasing sufficiently vague to leave wiggle room based upon community perception and maintainer response when the community complains.
Rob Stewart robert.stewart_at_[hidden]
Software Engineer, Core Software using std::disclaimer;
Susquehanna International Group, LLP http://www.sig.com
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