[Dev] Rotating build sheriff duties?
vajda at osafoundation.org
Wed Dec 7 12:21:26 PST 2005
On Wed, 7 Dec 2005, Mike Taylor wrote:
> I'm having trouble seeing why checking email or IRC for a status update is
> any worse/better/different than checking email - the *only* thing I can see
> so far is that email is targeted and that will be the case only for a single
> commit change. It wouldn't be the case if, during a busy day, 5 or 6 people
> have updated the source.
It is not any better or worse, it's just more likely given my work patterns.
If there are 5 alledged culprits, because their commits are close together,
it's fine to send all 5 the emails.
Absolute precision is not what we're after here, it's notification.
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