[Qgis-developer] Announcing planned changes on the developer list

Nathan Woodrow madmanwoo at gmail.com
Fri Mar 11 02:42:33 PST 2016


Hi,

Cool.  Yeah it's a tricky one.  I guess the QEPs help there for the massive
stuff, but yeah even then it's tricky.

Maybe we just tag mails with [FEATURE] like PRs then we can search then out?

- Nathan

On Fri, Mar 11, 2016 at 8:41 PM, Neumann, Andreas <a.neumann at carto.net>
wrote:

> Hi Nathan,
>
> There wasn't any list. The list was just a proposal.
>
> The list would have the advantage that one could have a good overview
> without having to dig through the e-mail archive. Imagine you, as a
> developer or a customer of a developer, are absent 2-3 weeks. In that case
> you probably don't read all mails in the dev mailing list and such a list
> would be convenient.
>
> But it was decided that a simple announcement on the mailinglist is good
> enough (less bureaucracy). It is still recorded in the mailing-list
> archive. If the subject of the mail would have a meaningful or maybe even
> standardized title, it would be easy to find.
>
> Or maybe: if the subject of the mail is standardized, such a list could
> even be generated automatically ;-)
>
> Andreas
>
> On 2016-03-11 11:26, Nathan Woodrow wrote:
>
> Hi Marco,
>
> Good to hear.  I wasn't even aware there was a list?  Was it published
> some place?
>
> Regards,
> Nathan
>
> On Fri, Mar 11, 2016 at 8:14 PM, Marco Hugentobler <
> marco.hugentobler at sourcepole.ch> wrote:
>
>> Der developers
>>
>> During the last PSC meeting (
>> https://docs.google.com/document/d/1arzcgoU0NErm8yiqDvCeasFUdr9zt-8JUx15f3ivTdw/edit?pref=2&pli=1),
>> Andreas brought up the topic how to improve coordination between
>> developers, avoiding two devs doing the same thing at the same time. After
>> a short discussion, the PSC decided not to maintain a list with ongoing
>> projects. Instead, developers should write a QEP for larger changes. For
>> smaller changes, do as in the 'good old days': write a short mail to the
>> developer mailing list to announce your plans.
>>
>> Regards,
>> Marco
>>
>> --
>> Dr. Marco Hugentobler
>> Sourcepole -  Linux & Open Source Solutions
>> Weberstrasse 5, CH-8004 Z├╝rich, Switzerland
>> marco.hugentobler at sourcepole.ch http://www.sourcepole.ch
>> Technical Advisor QGIS Project Steering Committee
>>
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