On Sun, Nov 11, 2012 at 2:28 AM, Deniz Türkoglu <de...@spotify.com> wrote:
> On Sat, Nov 10, 2012 at 3:40 PM, Felipe Contreras
> <felipe.contre...@gmail.com> wrote:
>> On Sun, Nov 11, 2012 at 12:19 AM, Deniz Türkoglu <de...@spotify.com> wrote:
>>> This is my first mail to the git mailing list. I have been following
>>> the list for some time now and I would like to suggest moving the
>>> reviews out of the mailing list, for example to a gerrit instance, I
>>> believe it would improve the commits and the mailing list. I have a
>>> filter on 'PATCH', but I feel I miss some of the discussion, and
>>> things that I would be interested in.
>>> I have spoken to Shawn Pearce (gerrit project lead, google) and he
>>> said he is OK with hosting the gerrit instance.
>>> I would like to hear your thoughts on this.
>> Personally I think reviews on the mailing list is far superior than
>> any other review methods. I've even blogged about it and all the
>> reasons. Gerrit is better than bugzilla, but it still requires a
>> web browser, and logging in.
> I disagree that the current approach is optimal. Bugzilla is a
> bug-tracker and is not meant to be used for reviews. I believe in
> using the right tool for the right job. An e-mail should be concise
> and to the point, in this case only contain the discussion. This will
> help it to reach a wider audience and be more useful when people
> stumble upon it through a google search.
I don't understand what you are saying. If you google 'git reviews on
mailing lit', you will find results like this:
You don't get any patches because you didn't search for patches, and
either way Google would not filter out the results from gerrit either.
For example: googing 'cyanogenmod "Remove tabs from GNexusParts" will
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