On 28/09/2016 3:59 PM, Chris Dent wrote: > On Wed, 28 Sep 2016, Jim Rollenhagen wrote: > >> And the git tree, with a changelog, is here: >> http://git.openstack.org/cgit/openstack/governance/ > > I assume, but I'd prefer if he confirm, that the point gordc was > trying to make was that there's more to what the TC gets up to than > merging changes to governance. That's certainly a major aspect and > one can track those changes by tracking both of those resources. > > Part of the point I was trying to make in the message to which gordc was > responding is that whereas a git tree can allow someone to dig through > and acquire details, a thing that is more like release notes is far > more human oriented and more likely to operate as a consumable digest of > what has happened. Notably a git log will not reflect important > conversations that did not result in a governance change nor activity > that could have led to a governance change but was rejected. Certainly > where a community says "no" is just as important as where it says "yes"? > Further, merged changes are changes that have already been decided. We > need more engagement, more broadly, while decisions are being > considered. That means being more verbose, sooner.
Chris, i should let you speak for me. much more concise. :) i wasn't really looking to track conflicts but that is definitely an interesting metric. more often than not, stuff happens without many eyes even seeing it. personally, i was wondering if there was more beyond governance repo but it seems like that is workflow: propose patch, discuss at meeting, merge. > >  Note that I don't actually think that release notes is the proper > form for some extra communication from the TC. Rather the justifications > that lead some projects to add release notes, in addition to the git > log, are something to consider for TC activity. > cheers, -- gord __________________________________________________________________________ OpenStack Development Mailing List (not for usage questions) Unsubscribe: openstack-dev-requ...@lists.openstack.org?subject:unsubscribe http://lists.openstack.org/cgi-bin/mailman/listinfo/openstack-dev