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Re: contributing a software through bugzilla

Patrice Dumas wrote:
On Fri, Apr 27, 2007 at 12:49:24PM +0530, Rahul Sundaram wrote:
Patrice Dumas wrote:

 Currently the review queue
is quite big because all the package formerly in core has to be
reviewed. But even before the merge review there were reviews that were
some years old.
Do we really have reviews stalled for years? We should probably have a policy in place that reviews over a few months get closed.

Why? We have the stalled review policy that covers this subject fine, in
my opinion. And yes I have at least months old or years submissions but I
can't see why they should be closed. Same for submissions I am reviewing
and that are stuck for whatever reason.

If no one is interested in reviewing a package for years together then it is just hogging up the queue without the benefits. If a package has been submitted over say 6 months back then that submission is useless is most cases since newer software would have been released that makes the software as well as associated reviews obsolete.


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