[ovs-dev] Agenda for IRC neeting for 8/13

Ben Pfaff blp at nicira.com
Mon Aug 11 17:46:14 UTC 2014

On Mon, Aug 11, 2014 at 05:34:43PM +0000, Nithin Raju wrote:
> On Aug 11, 2014, at 10:04 AM, Ben Pfaff <blp at nicira.com>
>  wrote:
> > On Mon, Aug 11, 2014 at 04:19:41PM +0000, Nithin Raju wrote:
> >> 5. Samuel's reviews:
> >>   * I'll let Sam and Alin fill this in.
> > 
> > I hope that code reviews will be mainly on the mailing list.  That's
> > much easier to track.  By my count, patches 7 through 13, plus patch
> > 15, of Samuel's 15-patch series have not received any comments so far.
> > I don't have much personal judgment of this work, so I'm relying
> > almost entirely on others' comments to decide when it is ready to
> > apply.
> One general protocol we want to settle for the immediate future is
> to have a github "issue" for each patch sent out. This is just a
> general rule, and there can be exceptions when the patch is obvious.
> That said, the review comments that have gone out (thanks Saurabh
> and Alin), have led to a "let's discuss this during the
> meeting". So, we want to bring that up here. Sure, we can have some
> comments about patches 7-13, and 15, but this meeting will clarify
> some of the approaches.
> Yes, as regards to reviews, we'll do the bulk of the reviews, to get
> a patch to "apply-able" state.


The only real point I have here is that when you judge a patch to be
ready, please say so in a followup on ovs-dev, because that's the main
place I (and the other OVS developers) look for reviews.

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