[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

Re: Cold-case PRs


It doesn't deal with Jiras, just PRs and GH issues (which we don't use...)

Max

On Mon, Sep 10, 2018 at 6:58 PM Sid Anand <sanand@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> Max,
> How do these manage the JIRAs?
>
> -s
>
> On Mon, Sep 10, 2018 at 6:14 PM Maxime Beauchemin <
> maximebeauchemin@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>
> > I've used https://github.com/bstriner/github-bot-close-inactive-issues
> in
> > the past to auto-close issues / PRs based on a policy around inactivity.
> It
> > worked alright.
> >
> > There's also https://github.com/probot/stale which seems to be one of
> the
> > leading solutions, but it may require an Apache INFRA ticket to make the
> > integration work (if they'll allow it).
> >
> > Max
> >
> > On Mon, Sep 10, 2018 at 5:21 PM Sid Anand <sanand@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> >
> > > Folks!
> > > It's around that time (over 200 PRs with some 2 years old) when we need
> > to
> > > consider closing some abandoned PRs. We have a lot more active
> > maintainers
> > > now today than we had 1 or 2 years ago, we are better able to keep up
> > with
> > > new PR demand, but it's still not perfect.
> > >
> > > I've created a GitHub Label : *Potential_Cold_Case_PR.*
> > >
> > > I've started labeling some old PRs likewise and pinging the submitters.
> > > Anyone in the community can help with labeling and pinging submitters.
> If
> > > we (maintainers) find the PR abandoned (i.e. no updates from submitters
> > for
> > > a few days), we can close the PRs.
> > >
> > > Additionally, if the JIRAs themselves are obsolete and no longer apply,
> > we
> > > can consider closing the JIRAs as obsolete.
> > >
> > > Here's one example :
> > > https://github.com/apache/incubator-airflow/pulls/vijaysbhat
> > >
> > > -s
> > >
> >
>