Fedora.NEXT Products and the fate of Spins

Adam Williamson awilliam at redhat.com
Thu Jan 30 19:58:48 UTC 2014


On Thu, 2014-01-30 at 11:17 -0800, Adam Williamson wrote:
> On Thu, 2014-01-30 at 06:45 -0500, Josh Boyer wrote:
> 
> > QA does no testing of spins at all?  If that's the case then I
> > misunderstood.  If QA does test, even if they don't block the release,
> > it takes time and effort.  
> 
> No testing of spins is required on the part of QA.

Sorry, nirik points out that I was assuming 'obvious' knowledge here
that I shouldn't have: I meant 'non-blocking' spins. The two blocking
spins - Desktop and KDE - obviously are tested by QA.

Theoretically, therefore - *I STRESS THEORETICALLY!* - there is a case
where changing spins reduces QA's workload, yes: by removing the
obligation to test KDE. I personally like that KDE is a blocking
desktop, but that's a personal opinion.
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Adam Williamson
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