[release] making releases fast again
On Fri, 20 Dec 2019 at 15:17, Matt Riedemann <mriedemos at gmail.com> wrote:
> On 12/20/2019 4:04 AM, Thierry Carrez wrote:
> > - directly approve stable releases after a cursory semver check, not
> > waiting for stable-maint-core approval.
> Rather than go this drastic, how about just not waiting for
> stable-maint-core (tonyb or myself) to review a stable branch release
> proposal but if you're going to decentralize stable core to be
> per-project rather than stable-maint-core, then do like the non-stable
> release request PTL/liaison thing and ack once one of the per-project
> stable maint cores signs off on the release or is the person requesting
> the stable branch release?
> IOW, don't go from super high standard stable policy release review
> check to no check, but push the burden to per-project stable cores since
> they want the responsibility and this is part of the deal.
Are there many cases where the PTL/release liaison (who must approve a
release) isn't also in the per-project stable team?