Joshua D. Drake wrote:
> Bruce Momjian wrote:
> > Oleg Bartunov wrote:
> > This is a good example of how developers can get frustrated.  Pushing a
> > patch to 8.4 that was completed before 8.3 feature freeze is guaranteed
> > to add to that --- and if we lose our developers, we might as well shut
> > down the PostgreSQL project.
> Let's not call the sky falling just yet. We are doing what we can. There 
> are several sub projects afoot trying to eliminate some of this pain. If 
> you recall, Lukas and I both spent time before feature freeze helping 
> keep people in communication.
> Secondly and although you aren't 100% on board, there is also the 
> tracker project.
> Lastly, more people are starting to review code. Even people that can't 
> code are starting to at least participate in testing features.
> > 
> > One good thing is that we have community discussion this now, so at
> > least we are focusing on it.
> > 
> Agreed, but it certainly is not a critical mass problem either. We are 
> starting to bounce off the wall, and are starting to take a step back to 
> reflect what size ladder or rope we need to get over it.

Right.  I just don't want a short-term solution (push patches for 8.4)
that avoids a long-term analysis.

Lots of people complained we didn't have a patches status page.  Someone
has done that and it is current, but it is not moving us forward fast

What is our next move, or do we just keep moving and settle on August?

  Bruce Momjian  <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>

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