FESCo wants to ban direct stable pushes in Bodhi (urgent call for feedback)

Adam Williamson awilliam at redhat.com
Fri Feb 26 23:46:39 UTC 2010

On Fri, 2010-02-26 at 10:34 -0600, Garrett Holmstrom wrote:
> On 2/26/2010 7:26, Orcan Ogetbil wrote:
> > Another annoying issue is updates with no explanations. There is a
> > "Notes" field in bodhi that many people just ignore for an unknown
> > reason. Any update with less than a specified number of characters
> > (~40) in the Notes should also be banned.
> What if bodhi were to pre-populate that field with the update's 
> changelog entry so there's at least something there by default?

That would be counter-productive. At least right now there's a big empty
field assaulting your visual cortex when you go through the update
process. If it pre-filled the changelog, it's even easier to just skip
that field.
Adam Williamson
Fedora QA Community Monkey
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