[webkit-dev] review queue crazy idea

David Kilzer ddkilzer at webkit.org
Thu Jul 22 21:15:45 PDT 2010

We should also publicize/update these existing resources to help patch authors find reviewers for their patches:


I think the most effective approach is when patch authors proactively seek out reviewers.  We're all busy, but when I'm asked to review a patch, I make time for it or point the person at another reviewer.

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On Jul 22, 2010, at 12:29 AM, Maciej Stachowiak <mjs at apple.com> wrote:

> On Jul 21, 2010, at 3:41 PM, Eric Seidel wrote:
>> Wow.  I really like this idea of helping contributors better
>> understand what's going wrong.
>> But, I think that even better would be to build a better front-end for
>> reviews.  Or a bot which knew how to suggest reviewers (based on
>> annotate information from lines changed).
> I think a better UI for reviews, plus some better attempts at active notification of potential reviewers, could go a long way. I'm a strong believer in trying nudges and positive incentives before implementing harsher policies.
> Regards,
> Maciej
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