Re: [gentoo-dev] Is there any way I can help with pull requests?

2018-10-20 Thread Michael Orlitzky
On 10/20/2018 04:05 AM, Mikle Kolyada wrote: > > ... > Ok, thanks for clarifying. I wanted to be sure that I wasn't getting anyone into trouble by suggesting that they look into the quizzes (if they are really willing to put in the effort).

Re: [gentoo-dev] Is there any way I can help with pull requests?

2018-10-20 Thread Mikle Kolyada
On 20.10.2018 03:33, Michael Orlitzky wrote: > On 10/13/2018 02:32 PM, Mikle Kolyada wrote: >> Quizzes are irrelevant, a person does the quizzes when he/she is >> ready to be the dev, doing quizzes for quizzes or quizzes to become a >> developer is the best way to get rejected by the recruiters

Re: [gentoo-dev] Is there any way I can help with pull requests?

2018-10-19 Thread Michael Orlitzky
On 10/13/2018 02:32 PM, Mikle Kolyada wrote: > > Quizzes are irrelevant, a person does the quizzes when he/she is > ready to be the dev, doing quizzes for quizzes or quizzes to become a > developer is the best way to get rejected by the recruiters team. I thought this was kind of a strange thing

Re: [gentoo-dev] Is there any way I can help with pull requests?

2018-10-16 Thread Rich Freeman
On Tue, Oct 16, 2018 at 3:14 PM Ralph Seichter wrote: > > I followed the PHP team's recommendation, as can be seen from the PR > conversation and from the underlying Bugzilla report. While I respect > Michał Górny's opinion, I understand that he does not have a deciding > vote in this case. He

Re: [gentoo-dev] Is there any way I can help with pull requests?

2018-10-16 Thread Ralph Seichter
On 16.10.18 20:25, Virgil Dupras wrote: > Maybe I can try to explain why your 3 PRs [1] are still opened. Thank you, I appreciate that, but let me repeat that my question about helping with PRs was not meant as criticism. > The "skel.ebuild" one is easy: global changes have to be discussed on >

Re: [gentoo-dev] Is there any way I can help with pull requests?

2018-10-16 Thread Bernd Waibel
Virgil Dupras schrieb am Di., 16. Okt. 2018 um 20:26 Uhr: > > Maybe I can try to explain why your 3 PRs [1] are still opened. > > Regards, > Virgil > > [1]: https://github.com/gentoo/gentoo/pulls/rseichter > [2]: https://wiki.gentoo.org/wiki/Project:Net-Mail +1 Thanks a lot for this post

Re: [gentoo-dev] Is there any way I can help with pull requests?

2018-10-16 Thread Virgil Dupras
On Sat, 13 Oct 2018 20:18:06 +0200 Ralph Seichter wrote: > Glancing at my own open pull requests, it looks different (opened 15 and > 25 days ago, respectively). That is not meant as criticism; it just seems > to me that the team members who process PRs have a lot on their plates. Maybe I can

Re: [gentoo-dev] Is there any way I can help with pull requests?

2018-10-15 Thread Corentin “Nado” Pazdera
October 14, 2018 8:17 PM, "Andreas K. Huettel" wrote: >> I've always considered the entry barrier to become a dev too much work for >> keeping a small involvement. I might just be lazy or not interested enough >> I agree. Still I must not be the only one. I might also just have a wrong >>

Re: [gentoo-dev] Is there any way I can help with pull requests?

2018-10-14 Thread Andreas K. Huettel
> I've always considered the entry barrier to become a dev too much work for > keeping a small involvement. I might just be lazy or not interested enough > I agree. Still I must not be the only one. I might also just have a wrong > impression of what's needed. Well, in the end the quizzes mostly

Re: [gentoo-dev] Is there any way I can help with pull requests?

2018-10-14 Thread Jonas Stein
On 13/10/2018 15.31, Tomas Mozes wrote: > You can review the PRs and try to remove common errors before the devs > check it. Then they don't have to correct the same mistakes again. I don't > mean you do the corrections, you just suggest them to the PR authors so > they probably won't repeat them

Re: [gentoo-dev] Is there any way I can help with pull requests?

2018-10-13 Thread Mikle Kolyada
On 13.10.2018 15:59, James Le Cuirot wrote: [snip] > Such contributions also frequently have issues as the authors have not done > the developer quizzes. We try to guide contributors through the > necessary changes but this can lead to fatigue on both sides. Quizzes are irrelevant, a person

Re: [gentoo-dev] Is there any way I can help with pull requests?

2018-10-13 Thread Rich Freeman
On Sat, Oct 13, 2018 at 8:59 AM James Le Cuirot wrote: > > On Sat, 13 Oct 2018 13:28:02 +0200 > Ralph Seichter wrote: > > > Is there any way I could help the Gentoo team? Any vacancies that need > > to be filled, or work that needs to be done? > > Following what I said above, we need more actual

Re: [gentoo-dev] Is there any way I can help with pull requests?

2018-10-13 Thread Ralph Seichter
On 13.10.18 20:00, Michał Górny wrote: > For example, in the recent period proxy-maint's backlog didn't really > go beyond 7 days, and we're rather capable of getting through it all. Glancing at my own open pull requests, it looks different (opened 15 and 25 days ago, respectively). That is not

Re: [gentoo-dev] Is there any way I can help with pull requests?

2018-10-13 Thread Michał Górny
On Sat, 2018-10-13 at 13:28 +0200, Ralph Seichter wrote: > Looking at the number of open pull requests (some of them my own), I > wonder if Gentoo has become a bit of a victim of its own success as far > as contributions are concerned. It's not really as much problem as it seems. For example, in

Re: [gentoo-dev] Is there any way I can help with pull requests?

2018-10-13 Thread Ralph Seichter
On 13.10.2018 14:57, Thomas Deutschmann wrote: > Looking forward to see your Gentoo developer bug in near future! :-) I've sent an application to the recruiters' email address. We shall see what they think. ;-) -Ralph

Re: [gentoo-dev] Is there any way I can help with pull requests?

2018-10-13 Thread Ralph Seichter
On 13.10.18 14:57, Thomas Deutschmann wrote: > Please read https://www.gentoo.org/get-involved/become-developer/ I already did that months ago. ;-) At that time, I was not certain if I had enough spare time to become involved enough to make going through the process of becoming a Gentoo

Re: [gentoo-dev] Is there any way I can help with pull requests?

2018-10-13 Thread Tomas Mozes
You can review the PRs and try to remove common errors before the devs check it. Then they don't have to correct the same mistakes again. I don't mean you do the corrections, you just suggest them to the PR authors so they probably won't repeat them again. Common stuff like: - using latest eapi

Re: [gentoo-dev] Is there any way I can help with pull requests?

2018-10-13 Thread Corentin “Nado” Pazdera
October 13, 2018 3:00 PM, "James Le Cuirot" wrote: > On Sat, 13 Oct 2018 13:28:02 +0200 > Ralph Seichter wrote: > >> Looking at the number of open pull requests (some of them my own), I >> wonder if Gentoo has become a bit of a victim of its own success as far >> as contributions are

Re: [gentoo-dev] Is there any way I can help with pull requests?

2018-10-13 Thread James Le Cuirot
On Sat, 13 Oct 2018 13:28:02 +0200 Ralph Seichter wrote: > Looking at the number of open pull requests (some of them my own), I > wonder if Gentoo has become a bit of a victim of its own success as far > as contributions are concerned. I've said as much, at least with regards to the addition of

Re: [gentoo-dev] Is there any way I can help with pull requests?

2018-10-13 Thread Thomas Deutschmann
Hi, in the end, only Gentoo developer can help because they have to do the final review and are the only one who can merge. But you can become a Gentoo developer! Please read https://www.gentoo.org/get-involved/become-developer/ As Gentoo developer you could join Gentoo's Proxy Maintainers

[gentoo-dev] Is there any way I can help with pull requests?

2018-10-13 Thread Ralph Seichter
Looking at the number of open pull requests (some of them my own), I wonder if Gentoo has become a bit of a victim of its own success as far as contributions are concerned. Is there any way I could help the Gentoo team? Any vacancies that need to be filled, or work that needs to be done? -Ralph