[stackalytics] Reported numbers seem inaccurate
On Mon, 2019-04-15 at 23:09 -0400, Clark Boylan wrote:
> On Mon, Apr 15, 2019, at 5:20 PM, Julia Kreger wrote:
> > In working on the project update for Ironic, I too have noticed wild
> > inaccuracies.
> > For one contributor, I found it reported 1 commit for a specific
> > contributor in one screen, but when looking at the data differently
> > that same user showed four different commits.
> > Looking at the commit count reporting for ironic-group, it also only
> > shows about 200 commits for stein, but when I manually dump the data
> > out from the `git log` output I count in excess of 600 commits.
> To add to the weirdness: if you start at the default stackalytics page, then select "Ironic Official" as the module,
> then switch from reviews to commits it seems to reload for me and show 964 commits instead of ~200. Perhaps there are
> multiple backends and one or more of them have old/inaccurate data?
ya i have noticed the same thing since the new ui was intoducd.
sometimes of you referesh or start again form the manin page then you will get different data
> > It also reported like 63 contributors for stein, but I get 123 based
> > on just the commit log author/co-authored-by data. I totally get that
> > there are lots of edge cases to cover in any UI to show insight, but
> > the data just does not seem like it is accurately reporting.
> > Is it time for us, as a community, to whip up something that helps
> > provide basic insight?
> > -Julia