On Fri, September 27, 2013 18:41, Mark A. Hershberger wrote:
We've come up with another document for interested
people to review: the
Just as a process for reviewing RFPs was introduced this year, we've
also set up a way to review requested backports. The first meeting to
review these requests is in 2 weeks. In the meantime, have a look at
the backport requests that we'll be reviewing.
Nice work, Mark. I've read the doc and added a link that I think may
Two things that are missing for me:
I can read how to indicate that I'd like to see something backported, but
there is no way for me to find out when to expect a decision on if this
will actually happen. Would it be possible to commit to a "will be
reviewed within" time for "bugzilla issues with a merged patch in Gerrit
that are marked as resolved fixed with the 'Backport_stable?' flag set'?
Secondly: Does this process only apply to MediaWiki core, or also to
MediaWiki extensions that are tracked in Bugzilla.