Comment #10 on issue 831 by allyourcode: Can't leave comments before you
publish your own newly created review request
7</a>, by chipx86:
Alot of the RB-specific concepts you mention don't mean a whole lot to
users. All I
know is that I want to be able to add comments before letting other people
changes. Other people on this thread have mentioned good reasons for having
me, the reason is that I want to help reviewers understand the my changes.
on how familiar a reviewer is with the code that that's been touched, it
pretty difficult to just dive right into a set of changes. Comments would
valuable guideposts, explaining why each change is necessary, and how each
with the rest of the changes.
I can see your point about the case where a user is working on a draft, has
some comments, and discovers that she wants to replace the diff that's
uploaded with another one. I'm not totally sure how to solve that, but it
a separate issue. Doesn't the same thing come up when someone goes through
that you suggest (ie publish -> add self-comments -> solicit reviews from
Suppose I've added some self-comments to a published review, and I discover
made a mistake (eg a few files were not included). When I upload my new
my previous comments not be associated with the new diff?
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