[Nix-dev] Commit access request (Again: Why don't these peoplehave commit access)

Matthias Beyer mail at beyermatthias.de
Mon Jan 19 23:02:15 CET 2015

On 20-01-2015 01:00:30, Michael Raskin wrote:
> >> Nevertheless I want to go though my packages and do version bumps
> >> in the near future, and I believe this (and things like grammar
> >> fixes) is kind of patches that should be applied more directly than
> >> usual, to bother less contributors so that they can focus on
> >> more non-trivial things.
> >
> >What keeps you from having a "version-bumping" branch where all your
> >patches are in and open just one PR for all the patches at once?
> Pity towards me, who will read a PR of unrelated changes and wonder what
> saced animal have I crossed in my previous life?

Have you ever looked how kernel maintainers do their work? For example
greg-kh with his staging-next branch? Do you think someone actually
goes through these patches except gregkh himself? ;-)

Mit freundlichen Grüßen,
Kind regards,
Matthias Beyer

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