-----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE----- Hash: SHA512 On 07/10/14 22:25, Dirk Müller wrote: > 2014-10-02 14:19 GMT+02:00 Duncan Thomas > <duncan.tho...@gmail.com>: > > Hi, > >> What is actually needed is those who rely on the stable >> branch(es) existence need to step forward and dedicate resources >> to it. Putting the work on people not interested is just the same >> as killing them off, except slower, messier and creating more >> anger and otehr community fallout along the way. > > I'm paid by one of those distros that are interested in stable > branch maintenance but have no idea what needs to be done other > than saying "I'm interested in helping out". I've been proposing > patches to backport every once in a while already and being > frustrated that it takes weeks if not months for someone to review > them and potentially merge. What are the queries that people are > supposed to look at ? How can I help in pushing patches or look for > gating failures *specific* to stable/ branches?
First, check out . Also please subscribe to openstack-stable-maint@ mailing list . You can start helping the team by applying the rules from  to existing backport reviews. Once team members see your work for a while, you will be able to join the team and get +2 vote for stable branches. Welcome! : https://wiki.openstack.org/wiki/StableBranch : http://lists.openstack.org/cgi-bin/mailman/listinfo/openstack-stable-maint /Ihar -----BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE----- Version: GnuPG/MacGPG2 v2.0.22 (Darwin) iQEcBAEBCgAGBQJUNE5dAAoJEC5aWaUY1u57cpoH/2Y8qTTRg1IBWBB7O+VnezWc LEHEi1ydXwpu75kPMI5YWlPx4YWSFKRD6DOd30bUgSsoW7rI/d1LtelfvE3ubdS3 8D6qt1Rvlw15xpX8GbVaABlezxeQufufCMp0wioV0OkrlryyF0dvE1iopwnIjnAi hD8rfbAO8LUW8ra0hkteRFac3oPVzGBGhWu67ijxvec3Oh7p7gV4AlMj2tm2n5JE fhzxPLnPTqVa8zqJYdZBIr7nHfZtvx9bxGMPAqJP40e15x/toaVJquBEM43HaVs+ 2YX5sGWrxmZaP6w8TJRcbBqny0hfK8n3IWgY6d8NVa4FqgwibdHY22hi7jnMuoU= =hLF9 -----END PGP SIGNATURE----- _______________________________________________ OpenStack-dev mailing list OpenStackfirstname.lastname@example.org http://lists.openstack.org/cgi-bin/mailman/listinfo/openstack-dev